The Resource The ten commandments, directed by Cecil B. DeMille ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; a Paramount Picture, (videorecording)

The ten commandments, directed by Cecil B. DeMille ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; a Paramount Picture, (videorecording)

Label
The ten commandments
Title
The ten commandments
Statement of responsibility
directed by Cecil B. DeMille ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; a Paramount Picture
Title variation
  • Cecile B. DeMille's the ten commandments
  • 10 commandments
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Filmed in Egypt and the Sinai with one of the biggest sets ever constructed for a motion picture, this version tells the story of the life of Moses. Once favored in the Pharaoh's household, Moses turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people to freedom. Now celebrating its 55th anniversary, this film has been fully restored
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written for the screen by Aeneas Mackenzie, Jesse L. Lasky, Jr., Jack Gariss, Fredric M. Frank
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: G
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English (Dolby digital 5.1 surround) (2.0 surround), French (mono), Portuguese (mono) or Spanish (2.0 surround)dialogue; English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T46 2011
PerformerNote
Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner, Anne Baxter, Edward G. Robinson, Yvonne de Carlo, Debra Paget, John Derek, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Nina Foch, Marth Scott, Judith Anderson, Vincent Price, John Carradine
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1881-1959
  • 1910-1988
  • 1911-1977
  • 1893-1973
  • 1933-
  • 1926-1998
  • 1893-1964
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
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
231
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Moses
Technique
live action
Label
The ten commandments, directed by Cecil B. DeMille ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; a Paramount Picture, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • Title from container
  • "Based upon the Holy scriptures and other ancient and modern writings."
  • Special features: commentary by Katherine Orrison ; Newsreel: The ten commandments premiere in New York ; theatrical trailers: 1956 "Making of" trailer/1966 trailer/1989 trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (231 min.)
Isbn
9781415758052
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097361435145
  • 097361550879
  • 032429258328
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
14351
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1288448
  • 292736
  • (OCoLC)ocn707351578
  • (OCoLC)707351578
  • 292727
  • 292736
  • 292736
  • 1687121
  • 1288448
  • 1288448
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen enhanced for 16:9 TVs, fully restored
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The ten commandments, directed by Cecil B. DeMille ; produced by Motion Picture Associates, Inc. ; a Paramount Picture, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • Title from container
  • "Based upon the Holy scriptures and other ancient and modern writings."
  • Special features: commentary by Katherine Orrison ; Newsreel: The ten commandments premiere in New York ; theatrical trailers: 1956 "Making of" trailer/1966 trailer/1989 trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (231 min.)
Isbn
9781415758052
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097361435145
  • 097361550879
  • 032429258328
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
14351
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1288448
  • 292736
  • (OCoLC)ocn707351578
  • (OCoLC)707351578
  • 292727
  • 292736
  • 292736
  • 1687121
  • 1288448
  • 1288448
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen enhanced for 16:9 TVs, fully restored
Video recording format
DVD

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