Charlton Heston, simply put, is the greatest leading man in film history. The charisma, dignity, grace and strength he conveyed on the silver screen define what it is to be a leading man. Heston has screen presence in biblical proportions, and its appropriate that his prime came about while Hollywood had an obsession with making epics -- the gravitas he embued in his characters made him a perfect fit in Tinsel Town's Golden Era. There has never been anyone else quite like him before or since and there may never be.
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It is that time of year when Charlton Heston dominates Turner Classic Movies. Yes, the man who was the Omega Man and the last talking human on the Planet of the Apes is probably better known for his biblical pictures The Ten Commandments and Ben Hur ( see column )...Charlton Heston gets honoured with postage stamp
Washington, Apr.13 (ANI): Charlton Heston recently got his own postage stamp that was unveiled at a ceremony at the historic Chinese Theatre in Hollywood.Charlton Heston Stamps First-Day-of-Issue Ceremony
The event took place at The Creative Life Chinese Theatre as part of the TCM Classic Film Festival. Promote to Mobile 0 read moreThe List: 3 great Eastertime films
Charlton Heston in ?Ben-Hur.? April 13 is Palm Sunday, which starts an important week of religious observance that encompasses Passover and Easter. This time of year also fired up some filmmakers to tell stories on that theme.Biblical epics and Easter candy: perfect together
Hedy Lamarr and Victor Mature get biblical in "Samson and Delilah." Charlton Heston and Rex Harrison have one complicated bromance in "The Agony and the Ecstasy."?Moses? is on a forever stamp, Hollywood icon Charlton Heston immortalized
Legendary Hollywood icon and humanitarian Charlton Heston was honored as the 18th inductee into the U.S. Postal Service?s Legends of...Beverly Hills News ? Charlton Heston Stamp Issued Today
A first-day-of-issue ceremony for the Charlton Heston Forever Stamp will be held today at the TCL Chinese Theatre.New DVDs: 'Touch of Evil,' 'Double Indemnity,' and more
It took 56 years, but Orson Welles' Touch of Evil is finally available in high-definition. One of most stylized, intense, and frantic films noir to come out of the 1950s, Touch of Evil features Welles - at his most corpulent, sweat-glazed worst - as a corrupt police captain put in charge of investigating a car bomb that kills a couple at the Mexican border.From Universal Studios Home Entertainment: DOUBLE INDEMNITY and TOUCH OF EVIL
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A pair of groundbreaking movies directed by two of the most influential filmmakers of all time, Billy Wilder and Orson Welles, come to Blu-ray ? for ...Faith-Based Movies Strike It Big On The Big Screen
The concept of a faith based movie is nothing new. It's been 54 years since Charlton Heston parted the Red Sea in "The Ten Commandments". However, new religious films have been finding success on the big screen.
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Charlton Heston actually played President Andrew Jackson twice in unrelated films, thanks in part to their similar striking features. His first turn as Jackson came in Harry Levin's The President's Lady in 1953 and Anthony Quinn called on him to play Jackson again in the 1958 swashbuckler The Buccaneer.
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