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The ten commandments

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Tells the story of Moses' journey from prince of Egypt to prophet and leader of the Hebrew slaves.

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Avon Free Library BLU-RAY BEN (Text)

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  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (220 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Distributor: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2013]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1956.
Remake of the original film of the same title (1923).
Based on "The prince of Egypt" by Dorothy Clarke Wilson, "Pillar of fire" by Rev. J.H. Ingraham, and "On eagle's wings" by Rev. A.E. Southon.
Dolby digital stereo, anamorphic wide screen 1.77:1.
Features: commentary by author Katherine Orrison; Newsreel from the New York Premiere; making-of documentary (75 min.); original silent film version on Blu-ray; commemorative photo book & replica 1956 souvenir program; collectible sketches & archival reproductions.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. 1956 feature film -- Disc 2. 1956 feature / special features.
Participant or Performer Note:
Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner, Anne Baxter, Edward G. Robinson, Yvonne De Carlo, Debra Paget.
Summary, etc.:
Tells the story of Moses' journey from prince of Egypt to prophet and leader of the Hebrew slaves.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: G.
System Details Note:
These are Blu-ray discs made for Blu-ray disc players and will not play in standard DVD players.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English, French, or Spanish with optional French or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Moses (Biblical leader) > Drama.
Wilson, Dorothy Clarke > Film adaptations.
Ingraham, J. H. (Joseph Holt), 1809-1860 > Film adaptations.
Southon, Arthur E. (Arthur Eustace), 1887- > Film adaptations.
Ten commandments > Drama.
Bible. Old Testament > Drama.
Genre: Bible films.
Epic films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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