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The Resource The ten commandments, [presented by] Paramount ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; written for the screen by Aeneas Mackenzie, Jesse L. Lasky, Jr., Jack Gariss, Fredric M. Frank ; produced and directed by Cecil B. De Mille

The ten commandments, [presented by] Paramount ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; written for the screen by Aeneas Mackenzie, Jesse L. Lasky, Jr., Jack Gariss, Fredric M. Frank ; produced and directed by Cecil B. De Mille

Label
The ten commandments
Title
The ten commandments
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Paramount ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; written for the screen by Aeneas Mackenzie, Jesse L. Lasky, Jr., Jack Gariss, Fredric M. Frank ; produced and directed by Cecil B. De Mille
Title variation
Cecil B. DeMille's The ten commandments
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Tells the story of the life of Moses. Once favored in the Pharaoh's bousehold, Moses turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people to freedom
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Loyal Griggs ; editor, Anne Bauchens ; music, Elmer Bernstein
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
In English, French, Spanish or Portuguese with optional English, French, Spanish or Portuguese subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-1992
  • 1881-1959
  • 1926-1998
  • 1911-1977
  • 1893-1964
  • 1910-1988
  • 1933-
  • 1911-1993
  • 1893-1973
  • 1914-2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Anderson, Judith
  • Baxter, Anne
  • Brynner, Yul
  • Carradine, John
  • De Carlo, Yvonne
  • DeMille, Cecil B.
  • Derek, John
  • Foch, Nina
  • Frank, Fredric M.
  • Gariss, Jack
  • Hardwicke, Cedric
  • Heston, Charlton
  • Lasky, Jesse L.
  • MacKenzie, Aeneas
  • Paget, Debra
  • Price, Vincent
  • Robinson, Edward G.
  • Scott, Martha
  • Motion Picture Associates, Inc
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
231
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moses
  • Exodus, The
  • Israelites crossing the Red Sea (Biblical event)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The ten commandments, [presented by] Paramount ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; written for the screen by Aeneas Mackenzie, Jesse L. Lasky, Jr., Jack Gariss, Fredric M. Frank ; produced and directed by Cecil B. De Mille
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Based upon the Holy scriptures and other ancient and modern writings."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Special features: commentary by Katherine Orrison; Newsreel: The ten commandments premiere in New York; theatrical trailers: 1956 "Making of" trailer/1966 trailer/1989 trailer
  • Title appears on item as: Cecil B. DeMille's the ten commandments
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn707351578
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (231 min.)
Isbn
9781415758052
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361435145
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
14351
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)707351578
  • (Sirsi) i9781415758052
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English), Dolby Digital 2.0 surround (English, Portuguese), Dolby Digital mono. (French, Spanish)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The ten commandments, [presented by] Paramount ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; written for the screen by Aeneas Mackenzie, Jesse L. Lasky, Jr., Jack Gariss, Fredric M. Frank ; produced and directed by Cecil B. De Mille
Publication
Note
  • "Based upon the Holy scriptures and other ancient and modern writings."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Special features: commentary by Katherine Orrison; Newsreel: The ten commandments premiere in New York; theatrical trailers: 1956 "Making of" trailer/1966 trailer/1989 trailer
  • Title appears on item as: Cecil B. DeMille's the ten commandments
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn707351578
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (231 min.)
Isbn
9781415758052
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361435145
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
14351
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)707351578
  • (Sirsi) i9781415758052
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English), Dolby Digital 2.0 surround (English, Portuguese), Dolby Digital mono. (French, Spanish)
Video recording format
DVD

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