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  1. Almost 50 years later, Santa Barbara reels from another devastating oil spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | The Raw Story

    ... dunes, a place of almost mystical beauty 55 miles north of Santa Barbara where Cecil B DeMille shot The Ten Commandments in 1923. The company was later found to have known about the leaks and lied about them, even after a mysterious sheen started ...


  2. Charlton Heston as Judah Ben-Hur: 5 Quotes About the Iconic RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | News Max

    ... as an artist - not just as a blockbuster hero like someone who does a C.B. DeMille epic, and he loved 'The Ten Commandments' and was thrilled to work with C.B. DeMille, by the way, and that's a marvelous film, but 'Ben-Hur' was a different line of ...


  3. Preakness starters' names evolve from an involved processRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WQXI-AM Atlanta

    ... surname is a misspelling of the Egyptian ruler Pharaoh, a role made famous onscreen by Yul Brynner in "The Ten Commandments." Owner Ahmed Zayat, a native of Egypt who wanted a horse reflective of his culture, originally blamed The Jockey Club for ...


  4. Charlton Heston on TV: How His Star Power Went Beyond the Big ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | News Max

    ... Though he is known for much bigger and epic roles in movies such as "Planet of the Apes," "The Ten Commandments," and "El Cid," true fans will find Heston on TV in small roles in ABC's "The Clock" and on CBS in "Suspense." He appeared in his first ...


  5. Charlton Heston's Acting Credentials: Awards and Highlights of Storied CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | News Max

    ... Heston was recognized and awarded for epic movies and recurring television roles. From movies like "The Ten Commandments" and "Ben Hur" to roles in TV miniseries such as "Dynasty" and then "The Colbys," the actor galvanized his place in cinematic ...


  6. Miliband's Moses moment gets the internet treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Daily Mail

    ... HQ saying 'I have a cunning plan' Stoneage H posted a picture of Charlton Heston as Moses in 1956 film The Ten Commandments and said: 'Perhaps the stone slab is Ed's way of praying to God for a miracle' The Gunslinger posted this still from the ...


  7. Greatest Classic Religious Characters: 5 Roles That Live On Through the Big ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | News Max

    ... movements. Here's a look at five roles that stand apart from the rest. 1. Moses (Charlton Heston) , "The Ten Commandments" (1956) The story of Moses and the Ten Commandments is one of the most famous Biblical stories that many people are familiar ...


  8. Top 10 U.S. box office movie grosses of all timeRead the original story

    Saturday May 2 | Times-Herald

    ... Robert Shaw, its unadjusted gross is $260.00 million. However, its adjusted gross is $1.04 billion. 6. The Ten Commandments (1956) - This Biblical film follows the Egyptian Prince Moses as he discovers his true heritage as a Hebrew and his divine ...


  9. Exodus: Gods and Kings - Movie ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 |

    ... and provoke more emotion with respect to the main character, but in this case it's true. Even 1956's The Ten Commandments with Charlton Heston seemed more true to the story and put its 220 minutes to relatively good use. As movie-goers have come to ...


  10. Classic Religious Themed Directors: 5 Filmmakers Who StandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | News Max

    ... He is the son of a lay minister in the Episcopal Church, and his biblical tales, "Samson and Delilah," "The Ten Commandments," and "The King of Kings" launched the careers of some of Hollywood's biggest stars. DeMille is one of the few directors to ...


  11. Modern Religious Themed Film Directors: 3 Filmmakers Who Stand OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | News Max

    It's difficult to think of any religious themed films without immediately calling to mind Cecil B. DeMille's masterpiece, "The Ten Commandments," starring Charlton Heston, and the famous line, "Let my people go!" Religious themed films tend to polarize. Activists and religious leaders with political points of view tend to criticize such movies for the various conscious or subconscious messages they appear to present.


  12. Classic Religious Themed Box Office Hits: 5 Films That Made the Most MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | News Max

    ... to reflect today's rate of inflation. Here are the top five classic religious themed movies: 1. "The Ten Commandments" (1956) Based on the Holy Scriptures, the film, which starred Charlton Heston as Moses, brought in more than $65 million in box ...


  13. DAVEa S People: a little piece of HeavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Times-Standard

    ... for mature folks recently. My dance partner was a woman who fondly remembered the 1956 classic “The Ten Commandments.” In it, Charlton Heston talks to a burning bush, asking “What do you ask of me, Lord?” As a chronic ...


  14. Beauty vs Beast: Full Metal MariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 |

    ... a musical (a genre I'm somewhat allergic to) in - can I just tell you that even though I've lusted for The Ten Commandments era Yul Brynner a'plenty I've never seen The King and I ? So I'll be damned if I know the right choice for this round, but ...


  15. Solomon and ShebaRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 | DVD Verdict

    ... hardly enough to fuel a spectacle-filled biblical epic aiming to match the standard set by The Robe and The Ten Commandments . As such, numerous large-scale battle sequences are thrown into the mix. "Shouldn't you be home writing songs?" one ...


  16. Classic Religious-Themed Movies: 5 Movies That Shaped the GenreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | News Max

    ... "The Robe" was "ablaze with Technicolor and alive with romance, action, and Biblical pageantry." 2. "The Ten Commandments" (1956) Made in 1923 as a silent film by Cecil B. DeMille, who also directed the 1956 version, "The Ten Commandments" tells the ...


  17. Grand Jury urges Central Coast city of Guadalupe to dissolveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    A speck along the Central Coast, the city of Guadalupe, population 7,080, has seen a lot of history: Father Junipero Serra hauled in the now-agricultural mecca's first cattle, and the sets for director Cecil B. DeMille's silent 1923 epic "The Ten Commandments" rose in the majestic dunes just outside the town limits. The city of Guadalupe sought to change its name in 2012 to Guadalupe Beach without success.


  18. Classic Hollywood Throwback Thursday Featuring The One And Only, Charlton HestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Socialite Life

    ... Show on Earth and followed that up with Pony Express (1953), Lucy Gallant (1955) and, of course, The Ten Commandments in 1956. They play it ever year around Passover and Easter. At this point, Charlton was the shit. Other major career highlights ...


  19. 'Game' On! Epic Battle Of 'Throne...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | MediaPost

    ... yesterday on a DVD provided by HBO, and I was struck yet again by this show's epic quality. And since "The Ten Commandments" was fresh in my mind from tuning in and out of it Sunday night on ABC, it occurred to me that if Cecil B. DeMille were alive ...


  20. Holy Smartphones, and Five Other Things You May Have Missed from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Christianity Today

    ... the History Channel's The Bib le two years ago, but that's likely the fault of a rival biblical epic - The Ten Commandments - that aired on Sunday on ABC. The Charlton Heston classic grabbed 6.9 million viewers, the largest overall audience the film ...