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The Resource The ten commandments, Paramount presents a Cecil B. DeMille production ; written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie ... [and others] ; produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille

The ten commandments, Paramount presents a Cecil B. DeMille production ; written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie ... [and others] ; produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille

Label
The ten commandments
Title
The ten commandments
Statement of responsibility
Paramount presents a Cecil B. DeMille production ; written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie ... [and others] ; produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Title variation
Cecil B. DeMille's The ten commandments
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Lavish Biblical epic that tells the life story of Moses from the time he was discovered in the bulrushes as an infant by the pharaoh's daughter. As an adult, he turns his back on his privileged life in Egypt to lead his true people, the Hebrews, to freedom outside Egypt
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Loyal Griggs ; art director, Hal Pereira ... et al. ; editor, Anne Bauchens ; music, Elmer Bernstein ; costume designer, Edith Head ... et al
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Closed-captioned; English (5.1 surround or surround) or French (mono.) soundtracks; optional English subtitles
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
  • 1881-1959
  • 1893-1973
  • 1933-
  • 1926-1998
  • 1893-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • DeMille, Cecil B.
  • MacKenzie, Aeneas
  • Heston, Charlton
  • Brynner, Yul
  • Baxter, Anne
  • Robinson, Edward G.
  • De Carlo, Yvonne
  • Paget, Debra
  • Derek, John
  • Hardwicke, Cedric
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
220
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moses
  • Videodiscs
  • Exodus, The
  • Jews
Technique
live action
Label
The ten commandments, Paramount presents a Cecil B. DeMille production ; written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie ... [and others] ; produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1956 motion picture
  • Region 1; Dolby digital; anamorphic widescreen format
  • Special features include: audio commentary track by Katherine Orrison, author of Written in stone : making Cecil B. DeMille's epic; newsreel of the Ten Commandments' premiere in New York City; 6-part documentary; 3 theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
978915
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (220 min.)
Isbn
9780792199014
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360502848
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05028
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 978915
  • (OCoLC)53949817
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The ten commandments, Paramount presents a Cecil B. DeMille production ; written for the screen by Aeneas MacKenzie ... [and others] ; produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1956 motion picture
  • Region 1; Dolby digital; anamorphic widescreen format
  • Special features include: audio commentary track by Katherine Orrison, author of Written in stone : making Cecil B. DeMille's epic; newsreel of the Ten Commandments' premiere in New York City; 6-part documentary; 3 theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
978915
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (220 min.)
Isbn
9780792199014
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360502848
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05028
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 978915
  • (OCoLC)53949817
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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