The Ten Commandments 

| 1956 | English

The Egyptian Prince, Moses (Charlton Heston), learns of his true heritage as a Hebrew and his divine mission as the deliverer of his people from the Pharaoh of Egypt (Yul Brynner)

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Egypt > Luxor
the movie starts with the Israelite slaves building the most expensive, indulgent Pharaoh's palace. The Luxor Temple in Egypt is shown as the Pharaoh's palace

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Egypt > River Nile
When the Pharaoh decrees that all young children below 2 years of age amongst the Hebrews should be killed, Moses' mother puts him in a basket and the basket on River Nile. The bas ...

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Egypt > Giza
Rameses trying to talk Nefretiri into marrying him. In the background is seen the Great Sphinx of Giza in Egypt
As Moses wanders in the wilderness of Sinai, God speaks to Moses from a burning bush atop Mount Horeb in Sinai in Egypt. This bush can still be seen at the foot of Mount Sinai in E ...

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Egypt > Luxor
When Moses dons the role of the deliverer of his people, he goes to the Pharaoh's palace and asks Rameses to release the Hebrews from the bondage and let them go. The Pharaoh's pal ...

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Egypt > River Nile
The first plague of Egypt - The LORD said to Moses, "Tell Aaron, 'Take your staff and stretch out your hand over the waters of Egypt - over the streams and canals, over the ponds a ...

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Egypt > South Sinai
While Moses spent time in the desert with his wife Zipporah, he would often see smoke on top of Mt. Sinai in Egypt. He had heard that it was the Mountain of God
Moses with Rameses army in the desert, with the Great Pyramids in the background

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Egypt > Luxor
The Exodus - Moses leading people out of Egypt - Luxor Temple. As Moses walks out of Egypt, here characterised by the Luxor Temple facade, the sea of Israelites walk out of Egypt a ...

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Red Sea
With the Egyptians hot in pursuit, the Israelites face the Red Sea. Moses shouts to the sky and the Red Sea parts. The Israelites moves across to the other side walking on the sea  ...

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Egypt > South Sinai
Moses receives the Ten Commandments by God on top of Mount Sinai in Egypt
The scene shown here is the Hebrews dragging the huge stone statue of an Egyptian God or Pharaoh. The statue looks similar to that of Queen Hatshepsut statues which are found in th ...

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Jordan > Madaba
Moses dies on top of Mount Nebo in Jordan, viewing the Promised Land...which is Jerusalem which can be seen 60 km away