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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The 1971 sci-fi hit "The Omega Man" stars Charlton Heston as a survivor of a deadly plague fighting to stay alive in a diseased wasteland.Jack Huston to become new Ben Hur
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Hunky ?Boardwalk Empire? star Jack Huston has been cast as Ben-Hur in a remake of the 1959 epic, which landed Charlton Heston an Oscar. The grandson of legendary film director...Supporters rush to save Newport News-built liner, SS United States | With Video
The Newport News-built SS United States shattered speed records during its glory days as an ocean liner, ferrying the likes of Charlton Heston and Marilyn Monroe across the Atlantic.Jack Huston in line for Ben-Hur
The British star has been chosen to reprise Charlton Heston's classic film role, but the deal has yet to be finalised, according to The Hollywood Reporter.Jack Huston to topline Timur Bekmambetov?s ?Ben-Hur? remake
Released in 1959, director William Wyler's ?Ben-Hur? starred Charlton Heston in the title role. It won 11 Oscars, including best picture.Supporters rush to save Newport News-built liner, SS United States
The Newport News-built SS United States shattered speed records during its glory days as an ocean liner, ferrying the likes of Charlton Heston and Marilyn Monroe across the Atlantic.Morgan Freeman to play a chariot racing master in 'Ben-Hur'
The actor will play the man who schools Judah Ben-Hur in the ways of the arena in a remake of the epic movie, Deadline reveals.Huston lands 'Ben-Hur' lead
The story follows childhood best friends Judah Ben-Hur and Messala, who become enemies after Messala betrays Judah, a Jewish prince, allowing him to be sold into slavery.Ontonagon wins 8-man road trip
BRIMLEY - Ontonagon picked up its first win of the season, 62-40, over Charlton Heston Academy of downstate St. Helen Saturday in Brimley.
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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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