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.
OUTSIDER PICTURES Secures Six Picture Distribution Deal With Hestons' AGAMEMNON FILMS
HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OUTSIDER PICTURES , the international sales and distribution company headed by Paul Hudson , has acquired distribution rights to six pictures from the ...Look & Listen
Barabbas Another biblical epic from the early ?60s, starring Anthony Quinn instead of Charlton Heston.Christian Bale reviews the relevance of Moses
LOS ANGELES -- It takes a brave and gifted actor like Christian Bale to take on a larger-than-life role, Moses, especially since the biblical character was powerfully played by the late Charlton Heston in Cecil B. DeMille's colossal "The Ten Commandments." And leave it to Christian to talk about playing the prophet, an important figure in Judaism, Christianity, Islam and other faiths, with a ...Yes, Time Travel Is Possible; Here's How
Time travel's been one of man's wildest fantasies for centuries. It's long been a popular trend in movies and fiction, inspiring everything from Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol to H.G. Wells' The Time Machine to the Charlton Heston shrine that is The Planet of the Apes . And with the opening of Interstellar today?n0t to spoil anything?we're about to fantasize about it even more. Read more...Ben-Hur villa at risk of demolition in Rome
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How does one portray Stephen Hawking? Brilliantly, it turns out.Mania Review: The Penguins of Madagascar
The Madagascar series has a way of surprising me, even when it doesn?t have the purest motivations in mind. They&rsquo...2ND AMENDMENT FIGHT Buffalo to seize guns days after owners' deaths
A plan by police in Buffalo, N.Y., to begin confiscating the firearms of legal gun owners within days of their deaths is drawing fire from Second Amendment advocates.
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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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