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3.3
818 Ratings

The Ten Commandments

Directed by Cecil B. DeMille
United States, 1956
Adventure, Action, Drama

Synopsis

The Egyptian Prince, Moses (Charlton Heston), learns of his true heritage as a Hebrew and his divine mission as the deliverer of his people, in this Hollywood biblical epic from Cecil B. DeMille.

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The Ten Commandments Directed by Cecil B. DeMille

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1957 | Winner: Best Effects, Special Effects

1957 | 6 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1956 | Winner: Best Actor

Golden Globes (USA)

1957 | Nominee: Best Actor - Drama

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1956 | 2nd place: Best Actor

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