Cecil B. DeMille

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Noun1.Cecil B. DeMille - United States film maker remembered for his extravagant and spectacular epic productions (1881-1959)
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Frankly, this is second division Strauss, but I confess to thoroughly enjoying a score that's more garish than Joseph's own multi-coloured coat - imagine Respighi writing the music for a Cecil B.
The 2013 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards (5USA, tomorrow, 10pm) | IT'S been a long time since director and producer Cecil B.
For example, in the comedy western, Blazing Saddles, a formerly feared and now semi-retired gunfighter, The Waco Kid (Gene Wilder) humorously claimed: "I musta killed more men than Cecil B.
And although there's no classic movie location ranch in the Tujunga Canyons, you will find the former ranch of legendary director Cecil B.
4 DESTINO After a 1937 trip to Hollywood, Salvador Dali wrote to Andre Breton that he had met the "three great American surrealists"--the Marx Brothers, Cecil B.
I made my way into a scene that looked like a movie set for a Cecil B.
The 69-year-old actor, director, writer and producer will receive the Cecil B.
Nelson Riddle, Jayne Mansfield, John Huston, 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.