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Return of the Mainstream Biblical Epic?

Rebecca Cusey reports:

Anne Rice’s “Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt,” an exploration of the early days of Jesus’s life, is coming to the big screen. Rice, who famously wrote about inky-hearted vampires in “The Vampire Chronicles,” converted to Catholicism in the late ’90s and wrote “Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt” and “Christ the Lord: The Road to Cana.” 

 

Nancy French — Nancy French is a three-time New York Times best-selling author and a longtime contributor to National Review Online.

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