This article is amazing to me. It mentions that, and I'm paraphrasing, at a time with economic disaster and a tumultuous Middle East, Hollywood is starting to turn to Bible movies. They realize that Bible movies are a safe bet: a solid audience, big turnout, and no licensing issues.
The article seems both prophetic and encouraging in all these movies coming out: it seems to me that Christ is coming soon and He is providing the world with some last minute warnings.
Noah, supposedly fairly true to the Genesis epic, is coming out in 2013. A 125 million dollar production featuring Russell Crowe, Anthony Hopkins, Jennifer Connelly, Emma Watson, and others.
Mary, Mother of Christ - prequel to The Passion of the Christ
Exodus - about... the Exodus... directed by Ridley Scott
Gods and Kings - Steven Spielberg movie about the Exodus
Redemption of Cain - about the story of Cain and Abel.... directed by Will Smith