Category Archives: Charlton Heston

April 19, 2017

Complete Classic Movie: Gray Lady Down (1978)

Stars: Charlton Heston, David Carradine, Stacy Keach. A Navy Captain uses his experimental Snark to reach a nuclear submarine stuck on an ocean ledge.

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March 10, 2017

Complete Classic Movie: Touch of Evil (1958)

Stars: Charlton Heston, Orson Welles, Janet Leigh. A stark, perverse story of murder, kidnapping, and police corruption in a Mexican border town.

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July 29, 2016

Complete Classic Movie: Ben-Hur (1959)

Stars: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Stephen Boyd. When a Jewish prince is betrayed and sent into slavery by a Roman friend, he regains his freedom and comes back for revenge.

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April 16, 2016

Complete Classic Movie: The Buccaneer (1958)

Stars: Yul Brynner, Claire Bloom, Charles Boyer, Charlton Heston. Jean Lafitte, world renown pirate, is drawn in to the defense of New Orleans during the war of 1812 by his love for the daughter of then Governor of Louisiana Claiborne. He is betrayed by the Americans and must deal with the stubborn General Andrew Jackson to get his crew released from jail. The two strike a bargain and Lafitte comes to Jackson’s rescue in the defense of Louisiana, only to be outcast again.

April 12, 2016

Complete Classic Movie: Pony Express (1953)

Stars: Charlton Heston, Rhonda Fleming, Jan Sterling. Buffalo Bill and Wild Bill Hickock work to establish the Pony Express and fight Indians and California Separatists who seek to destroy it.

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March 11, 2016

Complete Classic Movie: The Prince and the Pauper AKA Crossed Swords (1977)

Stars: Oliver Reed, Raquel Welch, Mark Lester. A poor boy and the Prince of Wales exchange identities, but events force the pair to experience each other’s lives as well.

January 24, 2016

Complete Classic Movie: The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965)

Stars: Charlton Heston, Rex Harrison, Diane Cilento. The biographical story of Michelangelo’s troubles while painting the Sistine Chapel at the urging of Pope Julius II.

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January 21, 2016

Movie One Sheets: Major Dundee

Major Dundee is a 1965 Western film directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Charlton Heston, Richard Harris, Jim Hutton, and James Coburn. Written by Harry Julian Fink, the film is about a Union cavalry officer who leads a contentious troop of Army regulars, Confederate prisoners, and scouts on an expedition into Mexico to destroy a band of Apaches who have been raiding United States bases in Texas. Major Dundee was filmed in various locations in Mexico. The movie was filmed in Eastman Color by Pathécolor, print by Technicolor.

December 3, 2015

Mark Antony Speech – Julius Caesar

“The magic is as wide as a smile and as narrow as a wink, loud as laughter and quiet as a tear, tall as a tale and deep as emotion. So strong, it can lift the spirit. So gentle, it can touch the heart. It is the magic that begins the happily ever after.” – Unknown

June 30, 2015

Complete Classic Movie: The Savage (1952)

Stars: Charlton Heston, Susan Morrow, Peter Hansen. The only white survivor of a Crow Indian raid on a wagon train is a young boy. He is rescued by the Sioux, and the Sioux chief raises him as an Indian in every way. Years later, the white men and the Sioux threaten to go to war and the Indian-raised white man is torn between his racial loyalties and his adopted tribe.