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DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount) 1881-1959

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The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

297 editions published between 1923 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 5,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the life of Moses from the Pharaoh's household through his life of leading his people to freedom
Sunset Boulevard by Billy Wilder( Visual )

36 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pursued by creditors, Joe swerves into a driveway of a seemingly abandoned Sunset Boulevard mansion. He finds Norma, an ex-screen queen dreaming of a dramatic comeback and her husband/servant living there. She takes a fancy to Joe and, learning that he is a scriptwriter, persuades him to help her with her comeback screenplay. Being broke he accepts. He falls in love with a young script reader, but Norma breaks up their romance. Thinking she is mad, he tries to leave, but Norma kills him in a scene which she believes is the highlight of her comeback movie
The greatest show on Earth by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

75 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A splashy, colorful look at life under the big top that weaves the personal stories of the performers in with the spectacle and color of the circus, and includes an incredible train wreck
Samson and Delilah by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

81 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey through time to a gloriously extravagant Biblical setting of lust, violence, and betrayal in this meticulously restored Oscar-winning classic from legendary filmmaker Cecil B. DeMille. Victor Mature flexes his muscles through such scenes as Samson's barehanded battle with a lion, a single-handed assault on a thousand Philistine soldiers and the spectacular climax where he pulls down the pagan temple
The plainsman by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

23 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This western interweaves classic real-life old west legends like Wild Bill Hickok, Calamity Jane, Buffalo Bill Cody, George Armstrong Custer and Abraham Lincoln into a stunning tale as vast as the wild frontier itself
Cecil B. DeMille's reap the wild wind by Thelma Strabel( Visual )

24 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sea captain is locked in battle in 1840s Key West with lawyer Steve Tolliver for the affections of a beautiful ship owner. Tolliver attempts to prosecute the captain for the murder of a girl who was allegedly on board
Unconquered by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

22 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peace-loving Chris Holden is a militiaman who buys and then frees beautiful indentured servant Abby Hale. When a supplier of illegal firearms covets Abby for himself, he sparks a vicious battle between an Indian tribe and a few brave colonists
The buccaneer by Anthony Quinn( Visual )

13 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The debonair pirate Jean Lafitte, who historically aided General Andrew Jackson against the British during the War of 1812, has been carrying on a discreet love affair with Annette Claiborne, the daughter of governor William Claiborne, who promises to pardon the pirate and his men
Manslaughter by Per Fly( Visual )

14 editions published between 1915 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cheat: "Edith Hardy uses charity funds for Wall Street investments in hopes of buying some new gowns. She loses all the money and borrows from wealthy oriental Tori. When her husband gives her the amount she borrowed, Tori won't take it back, branding her shoulder with a Japanese sign of his ownership. She shoots him. Her husband takes the blame. In court Edith reveals all to an angry mob."
The sign of the cross by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

29 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 64 C.E., the corrupt and maniacal Emperor Nero torches Rome, and is advised to blame the ensuing destruction on the unsuspecting Christians. Meanwhile, Roman Prefect Marcus Superbus falls for an innocent and beautiful Christian maiden, Mercia. When the seductive and wicked Empress, Poppaea, learns that she has a rival for Marcus' affections, she conspires to send all Christians to a chilling death
The cheat by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

37 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cheat depicts an impulsive, social climbing woman (Fanny Ward) who gambles away Red Cross funds entrusted to her. She seeks the help of an Asian merchant (Sessue Hayakawa) to save her reputation and in return becomes his property
Cecil B. DeMille's Union Pacific by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

34 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Overseer Jeff Butler is hired by the Union Pacific to root out the saboteurs who have been launching savage attacks on the construction of the first transcontinental railroad."--Container
Each dawn I die( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A muckraking reporter is framed for murder and sent to a particularly brutal prison
The Crusades by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

27 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Saracens retake the holy city of Jerusalem, King Richard the Lionheart vows to reclaim the city for Christianity. In order to get crucial supplies, he resigns himself to marrying Berengaria of Navarre -- but this marriage of convenience turns to one of passion when the beautiful and determined young woman joins him in the treacherous battle to save the holy city
Male and female by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

30 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gloria Swanson plays a spoiled maiden who always gets her way until shipwrecked with her servant -- then, every man for himself!
Joan the woman by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

32 editions published between 1916 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In WWI an English officer is inspired to fulfill his mission when he finds the decayed sword of Joan of Arc who appears to him in a vision. The story goes back through her leadership of the French army and her burning at the stake
Why change your wife?( Visual )

20 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this comedy, a husband is lured away from his prim wife, who transforms herself into an attractive and stylish woman to win him back
Cecil B. DeMille : the art of the Hollywood epic by Cecilia DeMille Presley( Book )

11 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than any other filmmaker in the history of the medium, Cecil B. DeMille mastered the art of the spectacle. This volume combines Vieira's texts on the historical events, and Presley's insights on her grandfather's films
Autobiography by Cecil B DeMille( Book )

3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cecil B. De Mille was working on his memoirs of his long career as a director of spectacular motion pictures at the time of his death. They have been completed by his one-time literary collaborator and associate, Donald Hayne
Yes, Mr. De Mille by Phil A Koury( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The greatest show on EarthThe plainsmanCecil B. DeMille's reap the wild windUnconqueredThe sign of the crossCecil B. DeMille's Union PacificEach dawn I dieThe Crusades