In this inspiring tale from the book of Genesis, young shepherd Jacob (Matthew Modine) falls in love with and wants to marry Rachel (Lara Flynn Boyle), the daughter of his Uncle Laban (Giancarlo Giannini). Lacking a dowry, Jacob toils seven years as his uncle's indentured servant to win Rachel's hand. But calculating Laban dupes him into another seven years of labor. Irene Papas portrays Jacob's iron-willed mother.

Genres: Fantasy

Stars: Matthew Modine  Lara Flynn Boyle  Sean Bean  Joss Ackland  Juliet Aubrey  Irene Papas  Giancarlo Giannini  Christoph Waltz  Christoph M. Ohrt  Philip Locke  Daniel Newman  Cecilia Dazzi  Yvonne Sciò  Garry Cooper  Bev Willis 

Directing: Peter Hall  Aleqsandre Rekhviashvili  Joseph Sargent  Wilhelm Semmelroth 

Country: AT, DE, IT, US

Runtime: 91 min.

Quality: HD

Release Date: 1994-12-04

IMDB: 5.5/10