Charlton Heston

Born: 4 October 1923, Evanston, Ill.
Died: 5 April 2008, Beverly Hills, CA

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Highlighted works

  • Ben-Hur


    This mammoth widescreen entertainment delivers Christian piety on an expansive scale, but its exciting chariot race showdown remains the best-remembered highlight.

  • Touch of Evil

    Touch of Evil

    Orson Welles’ return to Hollywood after ten years working in Europe is a sleazy border tale in which he takes centre stage as gargantuan detective Hank Quinlan.


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