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|Named Person:||Moses, (Biblical leader); Moses, (Biblical leader); Moses, (Biblical leader)|
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|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; Nina Foch; Martha Scott; Judith Anderson; Vincent Price; John Carradine; Katherine Orrison; Loyal Griggs; Elmer Bernstein; Adolph Zukor; Jesse L Lasky; Jeanie MacPherson; Gaylord Carter; Theodore Roberts; Richard Dix; Rod La Rocque; Paramount Pictures Corporation.; Motion Pictures Associates.
|Language Note:||English and dubbed French dialogue, English subtitles; closed-captioned.|
|Notes:||Some credits from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1956.
"50th anniversary collection"--Container.
"Enhanced for 16:9 TVs"--Container.
Special features: commentary by Katherine Orrison, author of Written in stone : making Cecil B. DeMille's epic, The ten commandments; 6-part documentary: "Moses", "The chosen people", "Land of the pharaohs", "The Paramount lot", "The score", and "Mr. DeMille"; newsreel: The ten commandments premiere in New York; trailers.
Includes the 1923 version of: The ten commandments / Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present Cecil B. DeMille's production ; story by Jeanie MacPherson ; directed by Cecil B. DeMille. (136 min., si., b&w). Cast includes Theodore Roberts, Richard Dix, and Rod La Rocque. Score by Gaylord Carter.
1923 version: full screen format; English with French subtitles; recorded in Dolby digital stereo.
1923 version has special features: commentary by Katherine Orrison; hand-tinted footage of the Exodus and Parting of the Red Sea sequence.
|Credits:||Director of photography, Loyal Griggs ; editing, Anne Bauchens ; music, Elmer Bernstein.|
|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.|
|Awards:||Academy Award for Best Special Effects; Academy Award Nominations for Best Picture, Best Cinematography (Color), Best Art Direction/Set Decoration, Best Costume Design (Color), Best Film Editing, and Best Sound Recording.|
|Target Audience:||MPAA rating: G; 1923 version and special features not rated.|
|Description:||3 videodiscs (220 min.) : sd., color ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English), 2.0 surround (English), and mono (French), NTSC.|
|Contents:||Disc 1. 1956 feature film, pt. 1 --
Disc 2. 1956 feature film, pt. 2 ; Special features ; Disc 3. 1923 silent film.
|Other Titles:||Ten commandments (Motion picture : 1956)
Ten commandments (Motion picture : 1923)
|Responsibility:||[presented by] Paramount ; [produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc.] ; written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie [and others] ; produced and directed by Cecil B. De Mille.|
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