Category Archives: Charlton Heston

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.

April 29, 2015

Earthquake – Trailer

“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

April 16, 2015

Complete Classic Movie: Two-Minute Warning (1976)

Stars: Charlton Heston, John Cassavetes, Martin Balsam. A group of art thieves plan to steal a priceless collection of paintings. Part of their plan involves hiring a sniper to start taking pot shots into the crowd who are attending a championship football game at the Los Angeles Coliseum, which is next door to the museum. Now the police must stop the sniper as well as the heist before innocent people are killed.

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April 5, 2015

Complete Classic Movie: The Pigeon That Took Rome (1962)

Stars: Charlton Heston, Elsa Martinelli, Harry Guardino. In 1944, two American spies, posing as priests, infiltrate German occupied Rome to relay information to HQ but can only communicate via pigeons due to the imposed radio silence.

March 11, 2015

7 Surprising Facts About Charlton Heston’s Life

In 1993 during the Waco standoff the FBI hired Heston to to provide the voice of God when talking to David Koresh in an attempt to reason with him. This plan however, was never used.

Charlton Heston is one of America’s most iconic actors and political activists. During his 60-year acting career he appeared in over 100 films, including epics such as Ben Hur and The Ten Commandments.

However… there is a lot Heston’s life that the general public is not aware of. Here are 7 things you may not know about Charlton Heston’s life.

1. Heston was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

In July of 2003, President George W. Bush presented Heston with a Presidential Medal of Freedom. It is the the nation’s highest civilian award.

2. Heston held the United States highest security clearance.

Heston narrated several highly classified military and Department of Energy instructional films. For six years Heston held the United States highest security clearance.

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March 2, 2015

Complete Classic Movie: Secret of the Incas (1954)

Stars: Charlton Heston, Robert Young, Nicole Maurey. An adventurer searchers for hidden treasure in the Peruvian jungles.

February 7, 2015

Movie of the Week: El Cid (1961)

Stars: Charlton Heston, Sophia Loren, Raf Vallone. The fabled Spanish hero Rodrigo Diaz (a.k.a. El Cid) overcomes a family vendetta and court intrigue to defend Christian Spain against the Moors.


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November 30, 2014

Complete Classic Movie: 55 Days at Peking (1963)

Stars: Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner, David Niven. During the 1900 Boxer Rebellion against foreigners in China U.S.Army Major Matt Lewis aided by British Consul Sir Arthur Robertson devises a strategy to keep the rebels at bay until an international military relief force arrives.

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