Edward G. Robinson as Dathan in The Ten Commandments (1956)

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Photo of "Dathan", as portrayed by Edward G. Robinson in "The Ten Commandments" (1956). This picture comes from the official trailer of "The Ten Commandments", at least this is what the submitter stated.

Edward G. Robinson was a Romanian actor.

As an actor, Edward G. Robinson has acted in movies such as "A Dispatch from Reuter's", released in 1940 as Paul Julius Reuter, "Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet" (1940) playing Dr. Paul Ehrlich, "Outside the Law" (1930) (character: Cobra Collins), "Key Largo" (1948) as Johnny Rocco, "Sammy Going South" (1963) (character: Cocky Wainwright), and "Tampico" (1944) playing Capt. Bart Manson.

About "The Ten Commandments":

Released in the USA on October 05 of 1956, "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, A.E. Southon (novel "On Eagle's Wing"), Dorothy Clarke Wilson (novel "Prince of Egypt"), Jesse Lasky Jr. (as Jesse L. Lasky Jr.), Fredric M. Frank, Jack Gariss and J.H. Ingraham (novel "Pillar of Fire") , starring Charlton Heston (Moses), Yul Brynner (Rameses), Anne Baxter (Nefretiri), Edward G. Robinson (Dathan), Yvonne De Carlo (Sephora) and Debra Paget (Lilia).

Here are some memorable quotes from "The Ten Commandments"
What change is there in me? Egyptian or Hebrew I am still Moses. These are the same hands, the same arms, the same face that were mine a moment ago.(Charlton Heston/"Moses")
{ To Nefretiri }
You will be mine, like my dog, or my horse, or my falcon, except that I shall love you more - and trust you less.( as "Ramses II")
Blood makes poor mortar.("Moses"/Charlton Heston)

Yvonne De Carlo has also been directed by Cecil B. DeMille in "The Story of Dr. Wassell", released in 1944. As an actress, Yvonne De Carlo has been seen in movies such as "Oscar", released in 1991 (character: Aunt Rosa), "River Lady" (1948) portraying Sequin, "Brute Force" (1947) portraying Gina Ferrara, "Black Bart" (1948) in which she portrays Lola Montez, "La Spada e la croce" (1958) (character: Maria Maddalena), and "Hurricane Smith" (1952) playing Luana.

As an actress, Anne Baxter has been seen in movies such as "Angel on My Shoulder", released in 1946 (character: Barbara Foster), "The Family Jewels" (1965), "Follow the Sun" (1951) (character: Valerie Hogan), "The Pied Piper" (1942) portraying Nicole Rougeron, "A Royal Scandal" (1945) as Countess Anna Jaschikoff, and "I Confess" (1953) playing Ruth Grandfort.

About the film maker, Cecil B. DeMille:

Cecil B. DeMille was an American producer, director, writer, and actor. Cecil B. DeMille has directed movies such as "Unconquered", released in 1947, "Four Frightened People" (1934), "The Devil-Stone" (1917), "Kindling" (1915), "The Plainsman" (1936), and "The Whispering Chorus" (1918).

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

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