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The silent epic that established DeMille as a popular directorial force and which he remade 35 years later as an even bigger epic with sound. Follows Moses' adventures in Egypt, plus a modern story of brotherly love and corruption. Features a new musical score by Gaylord Carter. Remade in 1956.

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Available on Running time 146 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Historical Drama, Religious Epics, Silent Films, Adapted from the Bible
Theodore Roberts, Richard Dix, Rod La Rocque, Edythe Chapman, Nita Naldi
Archie Stout
Cecil B. DeMille
Gaylord Carter
Paramount Pictures, Famous Players Company

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The Ten Commandments
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The Ten Commandments came out in 1923 and has a total running time of 146 minutes. Theodore Roberts, Richard Dix, Edythe Chapman and Rod La Rocque star in this silent epic. The Ten Commandments show the life of Moses and how he led the Jews through Egypt. This film also shows ways the Ten Commandments and the struggles between two brothers who are in love with the same woman. This film was remade in 1956 which was even more popular than this one.