Ten Commandments (50th Anniversary Collection), The


Aspect

2.20:1

Audio

English (Dolby Digital 5.1), English (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround), French (Dolby Digital 1.0)

Runtime

Discs

1

Studio

Paramount Home Video

Release Date

October 05, 1956

DVD Release

March 21, 2006

16:9

Anamorphic

THX

Rating

G

Director

 



Edition Details Cast
  • Available Subtitles: English
  • Available Audio Tracks: English (Dolby Digital 5.1), English (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround), French (Dolby Digital 1.0)
  • Includes 1956 Oscar-winning version and Cecil B. DeMille's original 1923 silent version
  • Hand-tinted footage of the Exodus and Parting of the Red Sea Sequence from the 1923 version
  • Commentary by Katherine Orrison, author of "Written in Stone: Making Cecil B. DeMille's Epic, The Ten Commandments," on both the 1956 and 1923 versions
  • 6-part, 37-minute "making of" documentary, featuring interviews with Charlton Heston and composer Elmer Bernstein, among others
  • Newsreel footage of the New York premiere
  • 3 theatrical trailers: 1956 "Making of" trailer, 1966 re-release trailer, 1989 re-release trailer