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Cecil B. DeMille

Sumiko Higashi

Cecil B. DeMille

a guide to references and resources

by Sumiko Higashi

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Published by G.K. Hall in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • DeMille, Cecil B. 1881-1959 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • DeMille, Cecil B. 1881-1959 -- Credits.,
  • DeMille, Cecil B. 1881-1959 -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    StatementSumiko Higashi.
    SeriesA Reference publication in film
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1998.A3 D387 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 170 p. :
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3022352M
    ISBN 100816185336
    LC Control Number85002579

    Cecil B. DeMille Celebrity Profile - Check out the latest Cecil B. DeMille photo gallery, biography, pics, pictures, interviews, news, forums and blogs at Rotten Tomatoes!   DeMille’s early beginnings at Echo Lake are described in a book “Yes, Mr. DeMille”, written by Phil A. Koury, published by G. P. Author: Ann Genader.

    Cecil Blount DeMille (Aug – Janu ) was an American movie was an Academy Award-winning producer of both silent and sound was renowned for the flamboyance and showmanship of his movies. Among his best-known films are Cleopatra, Samson and Delilah; The Greatest Show on Earth, which won the Academy Award for Best Born: Cecil Blount DeMille, Aug . Debuted at #1 on The New York Times Best Sellers list! From the legendary #1 New York Times bestselling author of Plum Island and Night Fall, Nelson DeMille’s blistering new novel features an exciting new character—U.S. Army combat veteran Daniel “Mac” MacCormick, now a charter boat captain, who is about to set sail on his most dangerous cruise.

    In every generation, one is obligated to see himself as if he had left Egypt. –The Haggadah. I. n , millions of Americans flooded cinemas to see the Exodus story brought to life in Cecil B. DeMille’s The Ten those moviegoers were American Jews, who could not help but feel that the film spoke to them, personally and profoundly.   Cecil B. De Mille was too canny a showman to be taken in by his own hyperbole; throughout his life he moved gracefully from directing casts of thousands to the quieter pleasures of family and friends.


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Photograph made by Patrick Prather on January 4,at Craig's Restaurant. Courtesy of Theo Kingma, president of the HFPA. The Cecil B. DeMille Award is an honorary Golden Globe Award bestowed by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) for "outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment".

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Commentary by Katherine Orrison, author of "Written in Stone: Making Cecil B. DeMille's Epic, The Ten Commandments" Features: Newsreel: The Ten Commandments premiere in New York Theatrical trailers: "Making of" trailer/ trailer/ trailer The Ten Commandments: making miracles Photo gallery Features: Hand-tinted footage of the Brand: Paramount.Cecil B.

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