The sign of the cross / a Paramount picture ; directed by Cecil B. De Mille ; screen play by Waldemar Young and Sidney Buchman

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Subjects: Rome--History--Nero, 54-68--Drama
Feature films
Historical films
Films for the hearing impaired
Formats: Video Recording, VHS
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Universal City, CA : MCA Universal Home Video, c1995
Series: Cecil B. DeMille collection
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 125 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in
Alternate Title(s): Sign of the Cross (Motion picture).
Additional Authors: DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959
Barrett, Wilson, 1848-1904
Young, Waldemar, 1878-1938
Buchman, Sidney, 1902-1975
March, Fredric, 1897-1975
Landi, Elissa, 1904-1948
Colbert, Claudette
Laughton, Charles, 1899-1962
Keith, Ian, 1899-1960
Tobin, Vivian, 1902-2002
Pendleton, Nat, 1895-1967
Hohl, Arthur, 1889-1964
Paramount Publix Corporation
MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)
Notes: ISBN: 0783212941
ISBN: 9780783212944
UPC: 096898082433
Videorecording number: 80824MCA Universal Home Video
VHS format; Hi-Fi, digitally recorded
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
From the play by Wilson Barrett
Originally released as a motion picture in 1932
Fredric March, Elissa Landi, Claudette Colbert, Charles Laughton, Ian Keith, Vivian Tobin, Nat Pendleton, Arthur Hohl
Credits: Photography, Karl Struss ; costumes, Mitchell Leisen
Summary: Shows the struggle between Christian and pagan in ancient Rome. The half-mad Nero delights in burning the city and blaming the fire on the Christians so he can slaughter them. In the midst of this, Rome's prefect falls in love with a Christian maiden, while spurning the advances of Nero's powerful empress
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 32524194
ISBN/ISSN: 0783212941