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

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The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

211 editions published between 1923 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 4,676 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 )

32 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,985 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 )

41 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,454 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. Includes an incredible train wreck
The king of kings by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

39 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cecil B DeMille made movies for and of the masses, highlighting myths, mystery, and oversized stories. He excelled in the telling of the ultimate legends carved out of the Bible. The simple, straightforward saga of the last days of Christ's life is told in "The King of Kings." Told with DeMille's trademark opulent sets, incredible effects, and a cast of thousands, it is carefully crafted, flawless film making filled with as much meaning and message as possible. In 1927, working with the biggest budget in the history of Hollywood, DeMille spun the life of Christ into one of the highest-grossing, artistically executed films of all time
Samson and Delilah by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

67 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Bible's legendary strongman and the woman who seduces, then betrays him
Cecil B. DeMille's Cleopatra by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

42 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egypt, 48 B.C. Cleopatra is facing palace revolt in her kingdom. She decides to embrace the arrival of Julius Caesar as a way of solidifying her power under Roman rule. When Caesar is led astray by Cleopatra and is killed, she transfers her affections to Marc Antony. She does all that she can to dazzle Marc on a barge fit for a king. But her trick may not work this time around. A web of royal deception and betrayal
Sunset Blvd.( Visual )

2 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an aging film queen who prepares for her grand comeback to stardom
The plainsman by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

17 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 519 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 )

19 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 372 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 )

19 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in English and French and held by 366 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
Manslaughter by Per Fly( Visual )

10 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 317 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 buccaneer by Anthony Quinn( Visual )

13 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 312 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
The sign of the cross by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

19 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 284 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 )

34 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1915 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The cheat] Depicts an impulsive, social climbing woman who gambles away Red Cross funds entrusted to her. She seeks the help of an Asian merchant to save her reputation and in return becomes his property
Each dawn I die( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A muckraking reporter is framed for murder and sent to a particularly brutal prison
Cecil B. DeMille's Union Pacific by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

28 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 244 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
The Cecil B. DeMille collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Experience the breathtaking dangers and delights of ancient Rome in The sign of the cross; trek through a perilous jungle with Four frightened people; thrill to the passion, suspense and intrigue of Cleopatra; journey back in time with the glorious story of The crusades; and see how the West was really won in the explosive Union Pacific."--Container
The Crusades by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

19 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 215 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 )

29 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 206 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!
 
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Blount DeMille, Cecil 1881-1959

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The greatest show on EarthThe plainsmanCecil B. DeMille's reap the wild windUnconqueredThe sign of the crossEach dawn I dieCecil B. DeMille's Union PacificThe Crusades