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The ten commandments

Author: Cecil B DeMilleAeneas MacKenzieCharlton HestonYul BrynnerAnne Baxter; et al; All authors
Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Special collector's edView all editions and formats
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Summary:
Lavish Biblical epic that tells the life story of Moses from the time he was discovered in the bulrushes as an infant by the pharaoh's daughter. As an adult, he turns his back on his privileged life in Egypt to lead his true people, the Hebrews, to freedom outside Egypt.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Epic films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Bible films
Religious
Religious films
Films for the hearing impaired
Drama
Teatro
Named Person: Moses, (Biblical leader); Moses, (Biblical leader)
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cecil B DeMille; Aeneas MacKenzie; Charlton Heston; Yul Brynner; Anne Baxter; Edward G Robinson; Yvonne De Carlo; Debra Paget; John Derek; Cedric Hardwicke; Paramount Pictures Corporation.; et al
ISBN: 0792199014 9780792199014
Language Note: Closed-captioned; English (5.1 surround or surround) or French (mono.) soundtracks; optional English subtitles.
OCLC Number: 53949817
Notes: DVD release of the 1956 motion picture.
Region 1; Dolby digital; anamorphic widescreen format.
Special features include: audio commentary track by Katherine Orrison, author of Written in stone : making Cecil B. DeMille's epic; newsreel of the Ten Commandments' premiere in New York City; 6-part documentary; 3 theatrical trailers.
Credits: Director of photography, Loyal Griggs ; art director, Hal Pereira ... et al. ; editor, Anne Bauchens ; music, Elmer Bernstein ; costume designer, Edith Head ... et al.
Cast: Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner, Anne Baxter, Edward G. Robinson, Yvonne De Carlo, Debra Paget, John Derek, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Nina Foch, Martha Scott, Judith Anderson, Vincent Price, John Carradine.
Description: 2 videodiscs (220 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: Special features: Widescreen version enhanced for 16:9 TVs --
Commentary by Katherine Orrison, author of Written in stone--making Cecil B. deMille's epic The Ten Commandments --
Newsreel: The Ten Commandments premier in New York --
6-part documentary --
Trailers: 1956 "Making of" trailer ; 1966 trailer ; 1989 trailer --
Language: English 5.1 surround ; English Dolby surround ; French mono --
Subtitles: English.
Other Titles: Ten commandments (Motion picture : 1956)
Cecil B. DeMille's The ten commandments
Responsibility: Paramount presents a Cecil B. DeMille production ; written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie ... [et al.] ; produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille.
Local System Bib Number:
001587252

Abstract:

Lavish Biblical epic that tells the life story of Moses from the time he was discovered in the bulrushes as an infant by the pharaoh's daughter. As an adult, he turns his back on his privileged life in Egypt to lead his true people, the Hebrews, to freedom outside Egypt.
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