What to Watch on Saturday: ‘Ten Commandments’ on ABC

Charlton Heston as Moses in “The Ten Commandments.”
Charlton Heston as Moses in “The Ten Commandments.” Paramount Pictures

Ten Commandments (7 p.m., ABC) – This nearly 5-hour broadcast of the 1956 classic starring Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner and Edward G. Robinson, is an Easter weekend tradition.

Also on tonight . . .

NCAA Basketball (CBS) – Elite Eight games at 6 and 8:30 p.m.

The Perfect Daughter (8 p.m., Lifetime) – Martin and his daughter Natalie are close until she comes home from a party confused and sick. Assuming the worst, Martin makes false accusations to the police and it causes a rift.

Mrs. & Mr. Smith (10 p.m., OWN) – In this new reality show, Pat Smith is ready to step out of her family’s shadow and pursue her own dreams. Her more traditional husband, former NFL star Emmitt Smith, is less enthused.