Upon discovery of his true heritage, and inspired by a fiery message from God, Moses embarks upon a noble and desperate fight to reclaim his destiny as the leader and liberator of the Hebrew people. Whether the texture of the old straw basket used to carry baby Moses down the Nile, the orante detailing in both the stitching and accents on the regal Egyptian clothing, or the sandy and pebbly Egyptian terrain, the transfer exhibits precision details both up-close and far from the camera. In 2015, for the first time in several years, the network undertook a one-off airing of the film on Easter Sunday night, which fell on April 5. Moses sees the created by God in two stone tablets. Archived from on February 14, 2014. He's made nature's curves straight; he's conquered not only the land but the waters and the air; and he's built marvelous, wonderful things that to this day amaze, even with centuries of historical achievements available for comparison's sake.
When the film has aired on Easter Sunday, affiliates are given the ability to tape delay the showing an hour ahead to 8 p. For the role of Memnet, was considered and was interviewed DeMille's casting journal also notes and but DeMille chose after screening 's. It was released by Paramount Pictures in VistaVision on October 5, 1956. Forty years later, an elderly Moses leads the Hebrews towards. Heston was also chosen to be the voice of God in the form of a burning bush, toned down to a softer and lower register. In non-adjusted dollars, it held the record as the highest-grossing film with a religious theme until the 2004 film The Passion of the Christ. Orrison shares an amazing amount of knowledge about not only the primary cast but the background actors who appear throughout.
Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri, as well as the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses. After defending seven sisters from , Moses is housed with the girls' father , a Bedouin sheik, who worships the God of Abraham. Archived from the original on October 7, 1999. Paramount's Blu-ray release of The Ten Commandments is a magnificent sight to behold on Blu-ray. There is one little note that I have to add. He instead names Joshua as leader, and spends the rest of his life at Mount Nebo until his death.
The studio has smartly spread the film out across two discs to ensure the best possible quality; no worries, the break comes at the film's intermission, with disc one running 2:15:48 and disc two clocking in at 1:35:49. But one child, Moses-the son of a Hebrew slave-escapes certain death when he is set adrift on the Nile. Moses says he is making his workers more productive, making Rameses wonder if Moses is the man the Hebrews are calling the Deliverer. The 1972 and 1989 re-issues included 70mm and 35mm prints that reframed the picture's aspect ratio to 2. Now this movie is available on Blu-ray , makes this fine classic movie of the ten commandments well worth adding to ones classic movie collection the movie restoration on this Blu-ray disc displays what a fine job has been done with the sound track and the video ,played in surround sound the dialog is excellent including the sound effects , this is a very long movie which is covered by two Blu-ray discs which could give the option to watch over two sessions or make use of a intermission.
In 2012, the limited edition gift set won the Home Media Award for Best Packaging Paramount Pictures and Johns Byrne. The colors are well saturated, the audio is good quality at least as good as my home theater system can handle , and the playback was flawless. Empire of Dreams: The Epic Life of Cecil B. » Nobody ever wants to see a movie more than once because the quality and charm of the movies of today are just not enough to coax you to. Kami tidak menyimpan file film tersebut di server sendiri dan kami hanya menempelkan link-link tersebut di website kami. The Pillar of Fire Release ed. Reviewed by strummingsam 1 I appreciate the effort that the filmmakers wanted to depict the story of Moses and the exodus of Israel, and that the film helps viewers to put themselves into Moses' shoes and gain understanding of the intense burden laid upon Moses' shoulders.
I found it had a rushed feel about it and a lot of the key biblical moments and facts were missing. Should men live as slaves under the rule of the state, or as free men under God? The film opens with Cecil B. When DeMille cast as , she was worried about having to wear these contact lenses; she also believed that her gray eyes were her best feature. The Ten Commandments dramatizes the story of the life of , an adopted prince who becomes the deliverer of his real brethren, the enslaved Hebrews, and therefore leads to , where he receives, from , the. Among those who attended the premiere were and his daughter Cecilia DeMille Harper, and his wife , , , , and her husband Bob Morgan, and her husband and son, and his wife , , , and.
I'll leave out the videography, special effects, and artistic ability in this review. That's the basics of the story, but behind the want for freedom and the exodus of a peoples is the tale of God's power and grace that's truly at the center of it all and without which the story would not unfold as it did in life and does in the film. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Reviewed by , March 11, 2011 The story of the birth of freedom. The Ten Commandments: 60th Anniversary Soundtrack Collection.
This has some nifty special effects but that is not what I look for when telling a movie like the Ten Commandments. DeMille's picture is all of that, a timeless treasure that, visually, might not hold up under the scrutiny of today's magical special effects but that, thematically, certainly captures every last bit of essence the story has to offer and doing so with a grandeur that's rarely matched even with modern filmmaking techniques. Moses gains Seti's favor and the love of the throne princess Nefertiri, as well as the hatred of Seti's son, Rameses. It's nice, but I have to admit that I'm no longer that driven with chasing after the latest, newest technology. Its still a mystery how the scene was created. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. » Show more for The Ten Commandments Blu-ray You will get a notification at the top of the site as soon as the current price equals or falls below your price.
Though God created man, man ruled -- and still does, in places -- over others of his kind, often harmfully and inhumanely so. The film was released to cinemas in the United States on November 8, 1956 and, at the time of its release, was the most expensive film ever made. The film begins with a brief musical overture that's wonderfully smooth and spacious, playing primarily across the front three speakers but enjoying a hint of back-channel support. Saved by the pharaoh's daughter Bithiah, he is adopted by her and brought up in the court of her brother, Pharaoh Seti. Archived from on October 21, 2012. According to , in terms of theatrical exhibition it is the when the box office gross is. While working on the building of a city for Pharaoh 's jubilee, Moses meets the stonecutter , who tells him of the.