Cecil B. DeMille was the legendary director who invented Hollywood. He created the Biblical epic with such films as The Ten Commandments, Sampson and Delilah, Joan the Woman, and The King of Kings. He won the Academy Award for The Greatest Show on Earth.
Steven Spielberg credits C.B. DeMille for inspiring him to make movies.
C.B. DeMille, the epic biopic about DeMille's struggles with competing studios and his own vices to usher in Hollywood's Golden Age.