The Godless Girl

The films of Cecil B. DeMille offer a spectacle of extremes. Success was never more opulent than in a DeMille film, nor was poverty more grinding. Reared on Bible stories and the romance sagas that appealed to his preacher/playwright father, DeMille‚Äôs films relied on a pattern of sex, sin, damnation and redemption that played well … Continue reading The Godless Girl