1st Century Movies
Here we collected the best 1st century movies in order of popularity
Asterix Conquers America
When marauding Romans capture - and catapult - their pal Getafix into lands unknown, the shrewd and cunning Asterix and his able sidekick Obelix spring into action! But their journey leads them to a s...
Asterix & Obelix Take on Caesar
In 50 B.C., in a small village in Gaul, a magic Potion is used to turn the townsfolk into mighty soldiers. When Roman troops carve a path through Gaul to reach the English Channel, Caesar and his aide...
The Nativity Story
Mary and Joseph make a hard journey to Bethlehem for a blessed event. This visually lush and meticulously researched adaptation of the biblical tale follows the pair on their torturous path to their a...
The Twelve Tasks of Asterix
Asterix and Obelix embark on an adventure to prove to Caesar that they are as strong as the Gods. As they outrun, outrun, and generally outrage the people who are trying to prove them "only human", yo...
In the time of Jesus, he was a tribune. He is in charge of the group that is supposed tocrucify Jesus. He was drunk when he won Jesus' robe. After the event, he is haunted by nightmares. He came back ...
The story of Rome's mad Emporer is the perversion behind imperial Rome. His sexual passion for his sister, his marriage to Rome's most notorious prostitutes, and more are all revealed here.
Milo, a slave turned gladiator, finds himself in a race against time to save his true love, the beautiful daughter of a wealthy merchant, who has been unwillingly betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator....
From the crucifixion of Jesus to his own, Saint Peter was a reluctant but passionate leader. The first half of the film dramatizes the New Testament's "Acts": early fear, the renewal of Pentecost, Sau...
Demetrius and the Gladiators
There is a story at the point where "The Robe" ends. The Caligula wanted Christ's robe back in order to benefit the emperor. The former slave who was trying to prevent this caught the eye of the wife ...
Parents dress their daughter like a boy in order to get her to attend a local boarding school during the Eastern Jin Dynasty. She falls in love with a poor, but handsome young man, but their short lov...
Finding Faith In Christ
This film portrays the power, majesty, and love of Jesus Christ through the eyes of Thomas, who once doubted. It explains how faith in Christ will help individuals resolve personal challenges.
Herod the Great
An account of the reign of Herod the Great, king of Judea under the rule of the Roman Empire, remembered for having ordered, according to the Gospel of Matthew, the murder of all male infants born in ...
The Last Days of Pompeii
The novel was based on a book. Mt has shadows. They are in the shadows. The film begins with a Roman legionnaire returning to his home just before the Vesuvius eruption. His father was murdered by a g...
The Last Days of Pompeii
In this action-filled spectacle set in ancient Pompeii, a blacksmith becomes a Roman gladiator, though his rise to wealth and power is jeopardized by his son's Christianity and the eruption of Vesuviu...
Caligula with Mary Beard
What is true and what is false in the hideous stories spread about the controversial figure of the Roman emperor Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus Germanicus (12-41), nicknamed Caligula? Professor Mary Bea...
Massacre in the Black Forest
The Teutonic tribes rebelled against the Roman Empire in the first half of the first century A.D. The barbarian tribes and Roman Legions fight a war of attrition that is so brutal and terrible that it...
This film depict events from the Life and ministry of Jesus Christ as recorded in the New Testament and the Book of Mormon. The story culminates with a portrayal of the Ressurected Savior's visit to t...
The Jewish-Roman Wars
In the first century, after the death of Herod the Great, Judea goes through a long period of turbulence due to the actions of the corrupt Roman governors and the internal struggles, both religious an...
Paul, Apostle of Christ
Paul is the apostle who is bound in chains and held captive in Nero's dark and bleakest prison cell. Paul wonders if he's been forgotten as he waits for his death sentence. Before Paul's death, he res...
The life of Paul, the Apostle of Jesus Christ, is the subject of a television series by Roger Young. Paul was known as Saul of Tarsus before he experienced a vision of Jesus that changed his life. Aft...
Legions of the Nile
Octavio sent his consul to Alexandria in order to reach a peace agreement. He met a dancer named Berenice in the city and fell in love with her. The dancer is actually the queen Cleopatra, who leads a...
Asterix and the Vikings
The chief's nephew, Justix, needs to be transformed into a warrior. When the Vikings abduct him and bring him back to their homeland, Obelix and Asterix must travel to Norway to rescue Justforkix.
The Sign of the Cross
After burning Rome, Emperor Nero decided to blame the Christians and 888-269-5556 888-269-5556 888-269-5556 888-269-5556. Marcus, the highest military official in Rome, comes upon two old Christians w...
Carry On Cleo
Two Brits are captured and enslaved by the Romans and taken to Rome. One of the first times they met in Rome, Hengist was mistaken for a fighter and was drafted into the Royal Guard to protect Cleopat...
Asterix in Britain
A small British village is still fighting against the Romans. Obelix and Asterix are invited to help. They have to face fog, rain, warm beer, and boiled boar with mint sauce, but they soon have the de...
The Viking Queen
At a time when much of Europe was ruled with harsh tyranny by Rome, a tribe of Britons led by Selina set out to defy the invaders and discard their yoke of bondage. The Roman commander, Justinian, is ...
Asterix the Gaul
The Romans occupied Gaul in the year 50 BC. The small village of Asterix and his friends are still fighting the Roman legions with the help of their druid's magic Potion. The druid is kidnapped by a R...
Horrible Histories: The Movie - Rotten Romans
Atti was forced to join the Roman army when one of his clever schemes went against the emperor. He is sent to a place where the natives are revolting. Things go from bad to worse when Atti is captured...
Asterix and the Big Fight
The leader of two tribes must be challenged and defeated to become the leader. Vitalstatistix isn't perturbed by Getafix's magic Potion. Getafix has an accident and doesn't know how to make it. Vitals...
Asterix vs. Caesar
Obelix is in love with a new person in his village in Gaul, but is devastated when his true love arrives to visit him. The lovers are kidnapped by the Romans and Asterix and Obelix set out to rescue t...
Barabbas was spared crucifixion when the crowd pardoned him, rather than Jesus. Barabbas tries to win his freedom and confront his inner demons in order to become a follower of the man who was crucifi...
Asterix and Cleopatra
Asterix and Obelix travel to ancient Egypt to help Cleopatra build a new home. Julius Caesar made a bet with Cleopatra that the project wouldn't be completed in a few weeks. The Queen of the Nile is i...
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ
While childhood friends, Judah Ben-Hur and Messala meet again as adults, this time with Roman officer Messala as conqueror and Judah as a wealthy, though conquered, Israelite. Judah was sent off as a ...
The Celtic queen shook the Roman Empire. One of history's first and fiercest women warriors is Boudica. The king of the Iceni accepted a treaty with the Romans in exchange for his tribe's continued in...
Gladiators of Rome
A new hero is born. That is until Lucilla enters his life. With the help of an unlikely band of sidekicks, Timo is determined to be the gladiator of her dreams and embark on an action-packed journey t...
General Marcus Vinicius returns to the city from the battle fields and falls in love with a Christian woman. Nero was caught in the grip of insanity and he burned Rome, blaming the Christians. As the ...
A slave is sold to a Gladiator trainer. After weeks of being trained to kill for the arena, Spartacus turns on his owners and leads the other slaves in rebellion. As the rebels move from town to town,...
Judah Ben-Hur, a Jew in ancient Judea, opposed the Roman empire in 25 AD. After being accused of trying to kill the Roman governor, he was put into slavery and his mother and sister were taken away. T...