• August 12, 1881
  • Ashfield, Massachusetts
  • Male
  • American

Cecil B. DeMille

Biography

Cecil Blount DeMille was an American filmmaker. Between 1914 and 1958, he made a total of 70 features, both silent and sound films. He is acknowledged as a founding father of the American cinema and the most commercially successful producer-director in film history. His films were distinguished by their epic scale and by his cinematic showmanship. His silent films included social dramas, comedies, Westerns, farces, morality plays, and historical pageants. (cc-by-sa wikipedia)

Filmography

Movie NameRelease Date
The Cheat December 13, 1915
Union Pacific May 5, 1939
Samson and Delilah September 21, 1950
Reap the Wild Wind June 4, 1942
Male and Female November 23, 1919
The Ten Commandments October 5, 1956
The Greatest Show on Earth May 1, 1952
The Ten Commandments November 23, 1923