ABC is continuing its holiday tradition by airing Cecil B. DeMille’s classic The Ten Commandments on Saturday, April 20, 2019. Continue reading “@ABCNetwork Airing The Ten Commandments starring Charlton Heston on 4/20/19 via @stacyamiller85 #TheTenCommandments”
Cecil B. DeMille’s The Ten Commandments (1956) starring Charlton Heston depicting the Book of Exodus’ telling of the story of Moses leading the Hebrews out of Egypt is considered by some DeMille’s greatest cinematic achievement. However, before Heston’s portrayal of Moses, DeMille made a version of The Ten Commandments in 1923. This film’s budget was 1.5 million and was probably the most expensive movie made during that era.