Cecil B. DeMille

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United States film maker remembered for his extravagant and spectacular epic productions (1881-1959)

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Oprah, who was presented with the award by her 'A Wrinkle in Time' co-star Reese Witherspoon, began her speech by discussing Sidney Poitier, the first black man to win an Oscar when he picked up the Best Actor prize in 1964, and the 1982 winner of the Cecil B.
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Scott Eyman (2000:39) argued that Ernst Lubitsch wanted to enter the American market and apparently resorted to imitating DeMille because "the spectacle and psychological realism of Anne Boleyn [1920] derives far more from DeMille's historical melodramas such as Joan the Woman [1917] than from Griffith's spectacles" and that "if Lubitsch was borrowing from anybody in The Marriage Circle [1924] and the films that followed, it was Cecil B.
It's at least a little bit troubling to think that millions of us may have had our most powerful encounter with the stories of Genesis, Exodus, and the four gospels in versions produced and edited by Cecil B.
It was glitter glinting through its lush John Lanchbery score culled from Rimsky-Korsakov, through those monumental settings by Thomas Boyd that would surely have reheated the heart of Cecil B.
Petersburg yet already in Hollywood and working for none other than Cecil B.
The tale it tells is of the kingdom of Hollywood, a pharaoh named Cecil B.
Inevitably, Seductive Cinema deals with the household names of the young Hollywood -- Cecil B.
Not only did exoticism serve to identify Valentino with the standards of high culture and art removed from public life, but directors like Cecil B.
HOLLYWOOD -- Anthony Hopkins will be honored at next January's Golden Globe Awards telecast with the Cecil B.
The 53-year-old is not only reportedly getting married to his girlfriend Amal Amaluddin but the talented actor will also be honoured with Cecil B.
The 2013 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards (5USA, tomorrow, 10pm) | IT'S been a long time since director and producer Cecil B.
But they are expected to show up together at the Golden Globes on Sunday when Ford will receive the Cecil B.
How A Publicity Stunt By Hollywood Producer Cecil B.