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Yesterday | Cybercast News Service

'Ten Commandments'--Made in 1956--Wins Nielsen RatingsCNS

"The Ten Commandments," a movie made 58 years ago starring the conservative Charlton Heston as "Moses," and which is broadcast by ABC every year at Easter, won the Nielsen ratings for adult viewers ages 18-49 and for total viewers on Saturday, April 19, pulling in 5.87 million viewers and beating NBC, FOX and CBS.

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Related Topix: The Ten Commandments, Drama Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Life, Holidays, Passover, W.

Tuesday | The Escapist

Gallery of the Day: 8 Movies To Remind You Why We Have Earth Day

To help celebrate Earth Day we give you eight movies where the Earth has been decimated.

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Related Topix: Planet of the Apes, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Free Republic

“Ten Commandments” Scores (Old Charlton Heston...

On Easter Sunday night, more Americans watched 'The Ten Commandments' on ABC than any other show, even allowing for the fact that the audience was not as big as last year's.

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Related Topix: The Ten Commandments, Drama Movies, Adventure, Celebrities

Web TV Hub

The Ten Commandments Movie Video | Animated Telling Of Epic Bible Story

There have been several attempts to tell the story of the Ten Commandments over the years, and this is just one of them.

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Related Topix: The Ten Commandments, Drama Movies, Adventure, Celebrities

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Radio Times

Easter 2014: best films on TV today, Easter Monday

Period epic starring Oscar-winning Charlton Heston as wealthy prince Judah Ben-Hur who subjects himself to the tyranny of his Roman masters at the time of Christ and is condemned to almost certain death by his traitorous boyhood friend.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Short, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Ben-Hur, Adventure, Celebrities, Spaced, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Huffington Post

S.R. Hewitt: 10 Fascinating Facts About The Ten Commandments

Watching Paramount's The Ten Commandments is, for many, an annual part of the spring holidays.

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Related Topix: The Ten Commandments, Drama Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Cecil B. DeMille, Israel, World News, Middle East

Financial Times

Hollywood Bible

As far back as I can remember, Easter weekend in my Toronto household has involved Mass, new white shoes for first my little sisters and now my little daughters, and a burnished, eyebrow-rippling Charlton Heston on our TV, solemnly hamming it up as Moses for hours on end.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Short, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Ben-Hur, Adventure, The Ten Commandments, Celebrities, The Bible, Entertainment, Television

USA Today

Weekend TV: 'Ten Commandments'

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, The Greatest Story Ever Told, The Ten Commandments, Adventure, Celebrities, Entertainment, Television

Philly.com

New DVDs: 'Touch of Evil,' 'Double Indemnity,' and more

One of most stylized, intense, and frantic films noir to come out of the 1950s, Touch of Evil features Welles - at his most corpulent, sweat-glazed worst - as a corrupt police captain put in charge of investigating a car bomb that kills a couple at the Mexican border.

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Related Topix: Film Noir, Thriller, Double Indemnity, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Janet Leigh, Fargo, Western, Movies, Entertainment

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Hill

Water and the Angel of Death

Few scenes in film are more memorable than the famous parting of the Red Sea, a young Charlton Heston at the helm, in the 1956 Academy Award-winning film The Ten Commandments .

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Related Topix: The Ten Commandments, Drama Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Cecil B. DeMille

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Dissident Voice

FIDO and General Wes Clark in Ukraine

" Oh my God, I'm back. I'm home. All the time, it was We finally really did it! You Maniacs! You blew it up! Ah, damn you! God damn you all to hell!" That's the dialogue that accompanies the final scene of the classic movie Planet of the Apes , starring the fine actor Charlton Heston.

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Related Topix: Planet of the Apes, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Non-Profit, Vienna, VA, Georgetown University, US News, Liberal Political News

The Oregonian

'Touch of Evil,' 'Double Indemnity' and more: Home Movies for the week of April 15

These two classic bookends of the film noir era are also two of the most revered titles in the Universal Studios library.

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Related Topix: Film Noir, Thriller, Double Indemnity, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Gothic, Orson Welles, Marlene Dietrich, Janet Leigh, Movies, Entertainment

American Thinker

Bundy: Obama's Jump-the-Shark

In the movie Ben-Hur , Charlton Heston was wrongly accused by government and sentenced to life in prison/slavery.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Faith-Based Movies Strike It Big On The Big Screen

The concept of a faith based movie is nothing new. It's been 54 years since Charlton Heston parted the Red Sea in "The Ten Commandments".

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Related Topix: The Ten Commandments, Drama Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Liberty University

Ain't It Cool News

3rd week of April 2014's PICKS & PEEKS: Welles,Wilder,Svankmajer, Mann,Jeong, Sirk,Trier & more

Hey folks, Harry here with our latest Picks & Peeks and there's some truly tremendous films in this week's columns.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Mystery Movies, Citizen Kane, Drama Movies, Gothic, Orson Welles, Film Noir, Thriller, Double Indemnity, Crime Movies

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Ex-Police drummer to perform 'Ben Hur' score

In the beginning, there was the picture, and the picture was silent. Now, the world premiere of Stewart Copeland's concert score for the 1925 film "Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ" is stirring questions galore all of them exciting.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Short, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Ben-Hur, Adventure, Celebrities

Newkerala.com

Charlton Heston gets honoured with postage stamp

Washington, Apr.13 : Charlton Heston recently got his own postage stamp that was unveiled at a ceremony at the historic Chinese Theatre in Hollywood.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Patch.com

Godspell at The Bijou Theatre

Spring is finally here! With the coming of warm weather and the Easter season, one of my not-so-guilty pleasures has always been tuning in to watch movies based on the Bible.

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Related Topix: Godspell, Musical Movies, Theater, Weather, The Ten Commandments, Drama Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Classical, Andrew Lloyd Webber

KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

"Moses" is on a forever stamp, Hollywood icon Charlton Heston immortalized

Legendary Hollywood icon and humanitarian Charlton Heston was honored as the 18th inductee into the U.S. Postal Service's Legends of Hollywood stamp series today.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Short, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Ben-Hur, Adventure, Celebrities, Charlottesville, VA

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

Great Bible movies: 6 films to watch during the Easter season

With Easter just around the corner, Christians are reflecting on Jesus' death and resurrection and other Biblical stories.

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Related Topix: Hollywood, Short, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, The Ten Commandments, Adventure, Animation Movies, Action Movies, Ben-Hur, The Greatest Story Ever Told, Celebrities, Anne Baxter

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