The story of the life of Moses from the Pharaoh's household through his life of leading his people to freedom.
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Video, ©1999.
2 videodiscs (220 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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10 commandments [DVD]
Title on container: Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten commandments [DVD]
Ten commandments (Motion picture : 1956)
Based on the Bible and other ancient and modern sources.
Originally released in 1956 as a motion picture.
"Introduction by Cecil B. DeMille"--Container.
Special features include three trailers.
Written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie, Jesse L. Lasky Jr., Jack Gariss, Frederic M. Frank ; director of photography, Loyal Griggs ; editor, Anne Bauchens ; music, Elmer Bernstein ; special photographic effects, John P. Fulton.
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.
DVD (with chapter stops), VistaVision (letterbox format), region 1, NTSC, widescreen (enhanced for 16 x 9), dual layer format.
In English (5.1 surround or Dolby surround) or French (mono.) with English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Academy Award, 1957: Best Effects, Special Effects.
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Subjects:Bible -- Legends -- Drama.
Moses (Biblical leader) -- Drama.
Ten commandments -- Drama.
Other Authors:Anderson, Judith, 1897-1992.
De Carlo, Yvonne.
DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959.
Derek, John, 1926-1998.
Frank, Fredric M. (Fredric Maurice), 1911-1977.
Hardwicke, Cedric, 1893-1964.
Lasky, Jesse L., Jr., 1910-1988.
Motion Picture Associates, Inc.
Paget, Debra, 1933-
Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Price, Vincent, 1911-1993.
Robinson, Edward G., 1893-1973.
Scott, Martha, 1914-2003.