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Before the opening credits of The Ten Commandments
(1956)--his last film--began, he gave a short speech: "Ladies and gentlemen, young and old, this may seem an unusual procedure, speaking before the picture begins, but we have an unusual subject, the story of the birth of freedom--the story of Moses. As many of you know, the ...
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Cecil B. De Mille | Cecil B. de Mille
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[A week before his death, DeMille was asked what his future plans were] Another picture, I imagine... or, perhaps, another world.
He was a staunch supporter of the Republican Party.
Film epics, religious or otherwise.