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.
Controversial Charlton Heston USPS Stamp Not Yet a Done Deal
A leaked document says the polarizing actor-activist along with some music, sports and political icons will each be featured on their own stamps, but a Postal Service spokesman says it's too early to say for sure. read moreTop 5 biblical films
"The Ten Commandments" (1956) What do Steve Jobs, Charlton Heston, Janis Joplin have in common? All to be immortalized on postage stamps
Steve Jobs, the former chief executive of Apple, along with Beatle John Lennon, NBA legend Wilt Chamberlain, gay rights activist Harvey Milk, five-term NRA president Charlton Heston and musicians Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin are slated to have their images placed on a stamp.Review: Son of God
This overly abridged, Cliff Notes?style accounting of the life of Jesus manages to bring the story to the big screen with some verve.Stadium guru Tony Partridge set to sex up the racing experience for ATC
Feb. 7, 2014, 3 a.m. Even without Charlton Heston, Ben Hur, unlike royalty, popstars and pontiffs, won't go around at Randwick like he did at ANZ Stadium. Mind you, the production pulled 55,000 over three nights but overheads created more havoc than reckless driving.Steve Jobs, Elvis Presley, John Lennon, Peanuts to be on US stamps
Charlton Heston and Jimi Hendrix are also expected to feature in a new series. Jesus Returns to the Big Screen in Biblical Movie ?Son of God?
The Hollywood husband-and-wife team that made "The Bible" mini-series a smash hit is hoping to parlay that success onto the big screen with their new biblical movie, "Son of God." Actress Roma Downey, best known for her leading role on the TV series "Touched by an Angel," and her husband, reality TV show producer Mark [...]Apple Founder Steve Jobs Could Appear on US Postage Stamps
John Lennon and Charlton Heston among other names on shortlist for commemorative stamp treatment.Five@Five
Why to order the bigger pizza, a whole bunch of new planets, celebrities to Congress, baby eagles and more. Let's move to Portrush, County Antrim, and Portstewart, County Derry
Two very different resorts, one wonderful landscape What's going for it? I was having a bit of a moment, up on the Giant's Causeway . One of those blustery days when it feels as if the elements are slapping you right round the chops. Everything around you is glorious. ( County Antrim : swoon.) The sun comes out and the beams, like out of a biblical epic starring Charlton Heston , rip through the ...
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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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