The Ten Commandments
- 3 hr 40 min
In this epic adventure tale, Charlton Heston stars as Moses, a Jew who grew up in the court of the Egyptian pharaoh. When he finds out about his previously unknown heritage, he becomes determined to lead his fellow Jews out of slavery in Egypt and into the promised land in the desert. Along the way, they encounter seemingly insurmountable obstacles and experience great triumphs. The film was directed by Cecil B. DeMille and stars Russian/Swiss actor Yul Brynner as the Egyptian king.