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The Resource The Ten Commandments, directed by Cecil B. DeMille

The Ten Commandments, directed by Cecil B. DeMille

Label
The Ten Commandments
Title
The Ten Commandments
Statement of responsibility
directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Title variation
  • Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten commandments
  • Cecil B. DeMille's production The Ten commandments
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
2010-0789 Contains two versions of "The Ten Commandments" from director Cecil B. DeMille, including the 1923 silent film, and the 1956 remake, dramatizing the biblical story of Moses, a man who turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people, the Jews, to the Promised Land
Related
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Loyal Griggs (1) ; edited by Anne Bauchens (1) ; music by Elmer Bernstein (1)
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
Young Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English or French (1); subtitles in English (1) or French (2)
  • Closed-captioned (1)
PerformerNote
  • Cast for Ten commandments (1956): Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner, Anne Baxter, Edward G. Robinson, Yvonne De Carlo, Debra Paget, John Derek, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Nina Foch
  • Cast for Ten commandments (1923): Theodore Roberts, Charles DeRoche, Estelle Taylor, Julia Faye, Terrence Moore, James Neill, Lawson Butt, Clarence Burton, Noble Johnson
Runtime
356
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
The Ten Commandments, directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • At head of title of Ten commandments (1956): Cecil B. DeMille's
  • At head of title of Ten commandments (1923): Cecil B. DeMille's production
  • "This work was compiled from many sources and contains material from the books: Prince of Egypt by Dorothy Clarke Wilson; Pillar of fire by Rev. J. H. Ingraham; On eagle's wings by Rev. A. E. Southon"--Ten commandments (1956)
  • Originally produced as a motion pictures in 1923 (2) and 1956 (1)
  • Disc 1 includes part 1 of 1956 version and optional commentary; disc 2 part two of 1956 verion, optional commentary, newsreel of New York premiere, documentary, and trailers; disc 3 includes the 1923 black and white silent version which is not rated
  • "Widescreen version enhanced for 16:9 TVs"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ten commandments
  • (1956)
  • Paramount presents ; written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie ... [et al.] ; produced by Cecil B. DeMille
  • (220 min.)
  • Ten commandments
  • (1923)
  • Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; story by JeanieMacPherson ; a Paramount picture
  • (136 min.)
Control code
18240848
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format 1, standard format 2, 50th anniversary collection.
Extent
3 videodiscs (356 min.)
Isbn
9781415718636
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360412246
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
04122
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English (1); Dolby digital 2.0 surround in English (1); Dolby digital mono. in French (1); Dolby digital stereo in English (2); region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Ten Commandments, directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • At head of title of Ten commandments (1956): Cecil B. DeMille's
  • At head of title of Ten commandments (1923): Cecil B. DeMille's production
  • "This work was compiled from many sources and contains material from the books: Prince of Egypt by Dorothy Clarke Wilson; Pillar of fire by Rev. J. H. Ingraham; On eagle's wings by Rev. A. E. Southon"--Ten commandments (1956)
  • Originally produced as a motion pictures in 1923 (2) and 1956 (1)
  • Disc 1 includes part 1 of 1956 version and optional commentary; disc 2 part two of 1956 verion, optional commentary, newsreel of New York premiere, documentary, and trailers; disc 3 includes the 1923 black and white silent version which is not rated
  • "Widescreen version enhanced for 16:9 TVs"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ten commandments
  • (1956)
  • Paramount presents ; written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie ... [et al.] ; produced by Cecil B. DeMille
  • (220 min.)
  • Ten commandments
  • (1923)
  • Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; story by JeanieMacPherson ; a Paramount picture
  • (136 min.)
Control code
18240848
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format 1, standard format 2, 50th anniversary collection.
Extent
3 videodiscs (356 min.)
Isbn
9781415718636
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360412246
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
04122
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English (1); Dolby digital 2.0 surround in English (1); Dolby digital mono. in French (1); Dolby digital stereo in English (2); region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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