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The Resource The Ten Commandments, Cecil B. DeMille's production ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; a Paramount Picture ; written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie, Jesse L. Lasky, Jr., Jack Gariss, Fredric M. Frank ; directed by Cecil B. DeMille, (videorecording)

The Ten Commandments, Cecil B. DeMille's production ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; a Paramount Picture ; written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie, Jesse L. Lasky, Jr., Jack Gariss, Fredric M. Frank ; directed by Cecil B. DeMille, (videorecording)

Label
The Ten Commandments
Title
The Ten Commandments
Statement of responsibility
Cecil B. DeMille's production ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; a Paramount Picture ; written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie, Jesse L. Lasky, Jr., Jack Gariss, Fredric M. Frank ; directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Title variation
Cecil B. DeMille's the ten commandments
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Lavish Biblical epic that tells the life story of Moses, who turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people to freedom outside Egypt
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Loyal Giggs ; art director, Albert Nozak ; editor, Anne Bauchens ; music, Elmer Bernstein ; costume designer, Arnold Friberg ... [et al.]
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • English or French dialogue
PerformerNote
Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner, Anne Baxter, Edward G. Robinson, Yvonne De Carlo, Debra Paget, John Derek, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Nina Foch
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1881-1959
  • 1910-1988
  • 1911-1977
  • 1893-1973
  • 1933-
  • 1926-1998
  • 1893-1964
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • DeMille, Cecil B.
  • MacKenzie, Aeneas
  • Lasky, Jesse L.
  • Gariss, Jack
  • Frank, Fredric M.
  • Heston, Charlton
  • Brynner, Yul
  • Baxter, Anne
  • Robinson, Edward G.
  • De Carlo, Yvonne
  • Paget, Debra
  • Derek, John
  • Hardwicke, Cedric
  • Foch, Nina
  • Bernstein, Elmer
  • Orrison, Katherine
  • Motion Picture Association of America
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
220
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moses
  • Bible stories
  • Exodus, The
  • Israelites crossing the Red Sea (Biblical event)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Ten Commandments, Cecil B. DeMille's production ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; a Paramount Picture ; written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie, Jesse L. Lasky, Jr., Jack Gariss, Fredric M. Frank ; directed by Cecil B. DeMille, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Based upon the Holy Scriptures and other ancient and modern writings
  • Special features: Commentary by Katherine Orrison, author of Written in stone ; making Cecil B. De Mille's epic, the ten commandments ; newsreel: The ten commandments - premier in New York ; 6 part documentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm53949817
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (220 min.)
Isbn
9780792199014
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360502848
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05028
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 712834
  • 699669
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Ten Commandments, Cecil B. DeMille's production ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; a Paramount Picture ; written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie, Jesse L. Lasky, Jr., Jack Gariss, Fredric M. Frank ; directed by Cecil B. DeMille, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Based upon the Holy Scriptures and other ancient and modern writings
  • Special features: Commentary by Katherine Orrison, author of Written in stone ; making Cecil B. De Mille's epic, the ten commandments ; newsreel: The ten commandments - premier in New York ; 6 part documentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm53949817
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (220 min.)
Isbn
9780792199014
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360502848
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05028
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 712834
  • 699669
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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