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How accurate -or not- is the film ‘Noah’ according to the Jewish traditional version of the events and subjects? (I haven’t seen the film so I can’t offer any analyses.)

I’d kindly request that any evaluations be backed up with facts (and/or citations); e.g. “The film gives the impression that the generation’s sin was that the people would eat their steaks with ketchup, while * insert source * says it was because of X.”

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    Eating a steak with ketchup was actually a sin back then – Double AA Jan 10 at 23:45
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    @DoubleAA Indeed a “maaseh Sedom” but didn’t cause the deluge. – Oliver Jan 10 at 23:55
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    Do you have a baseline for the Jewish traditional version? – Alex Jan 11 at 0:35
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    @Alex The central passages in scripture (Gen. ch. 6 until wherever the film’s corresponding narrative ends) and Rabbinic (read: Oral Torah) elucidations/commentary. – Oliver Jan 11 at 1:01
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    @Alex The idea that Noah reject propagation has basis in a Midrash, though the notion of actual prolicide may indeed be unfounded and mere dramatization. – Oliver Jan 11 at 14:02

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