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Charlton Heston as Moses in The Ten Commandments (1956)

Source: The Official Trailer for "The Ten Commandments".

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Directed by Cecil B. DeMille, and written by Æneas MacKenzie, "The Ten Commandments" (also known as "Dieci comandamenti, I", "Zehn Gebote, Die") is a Drama film, released on October 05 of 1956 in the USA , starring Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner, Anne Baxter, Edward G. Robinson, Yvonne De Carlo and Debra Paget.

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Photo including Charlton Heston (Moses) in "The Ten Commandments"
Photo of Charlton Heston, portraying "Moses", from "The Ten Commandments" (1956).
(Source: The Official Trailer)

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Photo of Charlton Heston, who portrays "Moses" The submitter advised that this picture is from the video of the trailer available for "The Ten Commandments".

Charlton Heston is an American actor, and director.

Here are some quotes from Charlton Heston ("Moses")
Thus sayeth the Lord God of Israel: Let my people go.
There is a beauty beyond the senses, Nefretiri. Beauty like the quiet of green valleys and still waters. Beauty of the spirit that you cannot understand.
As an actor, Charlton Heston has been seen in movies such as Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff, released in 2010, Three Violent People (1956) (Capt. Colt Saunders), Dark City (1950) (Danny Haley/Richard Branton), Tombstone (1993) (Henry Hooker), In the Mouth of Madness (1995) in which he plays Jackson Harglow, and The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965) in which he plays Michelangelo.

More information about the film "The Ten Commandments":

"The Ten Commandments" (also known as "Dieci comandamenti, I", "Zehn Gebote, Die") is a Drama film directed by Cecil B. DeMille, and written by Æneas MacKenzie, released on October 05 of 1956 in the USA , starring Charlton Heston (Moses), Yul Brynner (Rameses), Anne Baxter (Nefretiri), Edward G. Robinson (Dathan), Yvonne De Carlo (Sephora) and Debra Paget (Lilia).

Some memorable quotes from "The Ten Commandments"
{ to Nefretiri }
You will be my wife. You will come to me whenever I call you, and I will enjoy that very much. Whether you enjoy it or not is entirely your own affair... But I think you will.( as "Ramses II")
There is a beauty beyond the senses, Nefretiri. Beauty like the quiet of green valleys and still waters. Beauty of the spirit that you cannot understand.("Moses"/Charlton Heston)
Blasphemers! Idolaters! For this you shall drink bitter waters! God has set before you this day his laws of life and good, and death and evil. Those who will not live by the law... shall die by the law!! { throws the Ten Commandments tablets at the Golden Calf }
("Moses" portrayed by Charlton Heston)

As an actress, Debra Paget acted in movies such as Cry of the City, released in 1948 (Teena Riconti), Belles on Their Toes (1952) as Martha Gilbreth, Prince Valiant (1954) (character: Ilene), White Feather (1955) in which she portrays Appearing Day, Princess of the Nile (1954) playing Princess Shalimar/Taura, and Das Indische Grabmal (1959) (character: Seetha).

As an actress, Anne Baxter has performed in movies such as The Razor's Edge, released in 1946 portraying Sophie MacDonald, A Ticket to Tomahawk (1950) playing Kit Dodge Jr., Bedevilled (1955) portraying Monica Johnson, Charley's Aunt (1941) in which she plays Amy Spettigue, The Great Profile (1940) (character: Mary Maxwell), and Mix Me a Person (1962) (Dr. Anne Dyson).

About the film director, Cecil B. DeMille:

Cecil B. DeMille was an American producer, director, writer, and actor. Cecil B. DeMille has directed movies such as For Better, for Worse, released in 1919, Union Pacific (1939), Samson and Delilah (1949), The Cheat (1915), Manslaughter (1922), and The Road to Yesterday (1925).

Charlton Heston and Cecil B. DeMille (director) have been associated in The Greatest Show on Earth, released in 1952 in which Charlton Heston plays Brad Braden, The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) in which Charlton Heston plays Brad Braden.

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