(the) Ten Commandments

(the) Ten Commandments
The Ten Commandments [The Ten Commandments]
a US film (1956) which at the time was the most expensive ever made. It was directed by Cecil B De Mille, who had made a silent version of it in 1923. It tells the Bible story of Moses and was filmed in Egypt with Charlton Heston as Moses and Yul Brynner as the Egyptian king Rameses II.

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  • The Ten Commandments —     Ten Commandments     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Ten Commandments     Called also simply THE COMMANDMENTS, COMMANDMENTS OF GOD, or THE DECALOGUE (Gr. deka, ten, and logos, a word), the Ten Words of Sayings, the latter name generally applied …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • The Ten Commandments — Commandment Com*mand ment, n. [OF. commandement, F. commandement.] 1. An order or injunction given by authority; a command; a charge; a precept; a mandate. [1913 Webster] A new commandment I give unto you, that ye love one another. John xiii. 34 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • The Ten Commandments — Zehn Gebote bezeichnet: Zehn Gebote, Zusammenfassung des Willens JHWHs, des Gottes der Israeliten Zehn Gebote der sozialistischen Moral, Verhaltenscodex für DDR Bürger Die Zehn Gebote (1923), amerikanischer Monumentalfilm von Cecil B. DeMille aus …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Commandments of God (The Ten Commandments) — • The fundamental obligations of religion and morality and embodying the revealed expression of the Creator s will in relation to man s whole duty to God and to his fellow creatures Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • The Ten Commandments (1956 film) — Infobox Film | name =The Ten Commandments caption =1956 original movie poster director = Cecil B. DeMille producer = Cecil B. DeMille writer = J.H. Ingraham (novel Pillar of Fire ) A.E. Southon (novel On Eagle s Wing ) Dorothy Clarke Wilson… …   Wikipedia

  • The Ten Commandments (2007 film) — Infobox Film name = The Ten Commandments caption = Theatrical poster director = John Stronach Bill Boyce producer = writer = Ed Naha narrator = Ben Kingsley starring = Elliot Gould Christian Slater Alfred Molina music = cinematography = editing …   Wikipedia

  • The Ten Commandments (1923 film) — Infobox Film name = The Ten Commandments caption = amg id = 1:49010 imdb id = 0014532 director = Cecil B. DeMille producer = Cecil B. DeMille writer = Jeanie MacPherson starring = Theodore Roberts Charles De Roche Estelle Taylor Richard Dix Julia …   Wikipedia

  • The Ten Commandments (TV series) — Infobox Television Film name = The Ten Commandments format = Action writer = Ron Hutchinson starring = Dougray Scott Naveen Andrews Omar Sharif Linus Roache Paul Rhys director = Robert Dornhelm producer = Bernard Dudek Robert Halmi Sr. Paul Lowin …   Wikipedia

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