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

Cecil B. DeMille


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)


Movie NameRelease Date
The Ten Commandments October 5, 1956
The Greatest Show on Earth May 1, 1952
The Ten Commandments November 23, 1923