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This year, biblical films are fruitful and multiplying

Arts & Culture Neda Ulaby · ·
Charlton Heston starred as Moses in The Ten Commandments in 1956. Cecil B. DeMille's film "was really a Cold War film," says professor William Romanowski. "And he, at the beginning of the film, comes out from behind a curtain and stands on a stage and announces that this is the story of the beginning of the birth of freedom."