The Ten Commandments Blu Ray|
Throughout film history, Hollywood has produced a number of sweeping epics and generation-defining movies. However, one film - Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten Commandments - has stood the test of time. Universally recognised among critics as a cinematic masterpiece, this unforgettable motion picture has also been recognised by The American Film Institute as one of the Top Ten epics of all time. From its Academy Award-winning director and revolutionary Oscar-winning special effects to its memorable music score and all-star cast, The Ten Commandments presents the story of Moses in all of its stunning glory. Starring Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner, Anne Baxter and a who's who of legendary screen talent, the film was nominated for seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture of 1956. Now available for the first time ever on Blu-ray and restored to a stunning new visual experience, The Ten Commandments can be relived in the best picture and sound possible.from£5.99 | RRP:
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Please note this is a region B Blu ray and will require a region B or region free Blu-ray player in order to play This spectacular biblical epic from legendary showman Cecil B DeMille tells the story of Moses from his infancy to the triumphant moment when he led the Israelites out of captivity in Egypt The film begins as the pharaoh&39;s daughter (Yvonne De Carlo) discovers the abandoned infant Moses and takes him to the shelter of her family Charlton Heston stars as the young man raised by the pharaoh as an Egyptian prince Moses is righteous and kind the favored successor to the kingdom which results in the deep-seated jealousy of Prince Rameses (Yul Brynner) Rameses and Moses compete for the throne and the love of the young princess Nefretiri (Anne Baxter) until Moses learns the truth about his origins and joins the Jewish slaves in their fight for freedom After receiving the Ten Commandments from God Moses helps free the Jews from the pharaoh&39;s tyrannical rule surmounting all obstacles in his way including the parting of the Red Sea in one of the movie&39;s most famous scenes Cecil B DeMille&39;s extravagant final film and remake of his silent 1923 version is a legendary combination of the master showman&39;s love of historical realism spectacle lavish scenic design and dizzying crowd sequences The exodus alone is a stunning feat of modern cinema featuring thousands of actors trekking through the arid desert as Pharaoh&39;s chariots chase after them
Charlton Heston and Yul Brynner star in this classic adventure drama directed by Cecil B. de Mille. After Egyptian Pharaoh Rameses I (Ian Keith) orders the death of all firstborn Hebrew males, Moses (Heston) is spared by his mother who casts him adrift in a reed basket on the Nile. Picked up by the Pharaoh's daughter Bithiah (Nina Foch), Moses is adopted and brought up in the court of her brother Seti (Cedric Hardwicke). However, after his Hebrew heritage is revealed, Moses is banished by his half-brother Rameses II (Brynner) and sent out into the desert. When he is then given a message by God, Moses vows to return to Egypt and free his people from slavery.
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