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Ben-Hur

Ben-Hur(1959)

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Brief Synopsis

While seeking revenge, a rebellious Israelite prince crosses paths with Jesus Christ.

Cast & Crew

William Wyler Director
Charlton Heston Judah Ben-Hur, also known as No. 41 and Young Quintus Arrius
Jack Hawkins Quintus Arrius
Stephen Boyd Messala
Hugh Griffith Sheik Ilderim
Sam Jaffe Simonides
Finlay Currie Balthasar
Frank Thring Pontius Pilate
George Relph Tiberius
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in New York City: 18 Nov 1959; Los Angeles premiere on 24 Nov 1959.
Release Date:  1959 Production Date:  [Photographed in MGM Camera 65; 2.55:1]
AFI; EB; Pat's DVD*
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  70 mm 6-Track (70 mm prints) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  212 Country:  Italy and United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • ANOTHER GREAT PICTURE IN MY COLLECTION

    Thomas Luca 2019-12-01

    The picture is a Masterpiece. In Motion Picture Cinema History. Pure and Simple. I love watching BEN-HUR (1959). It has everything a sword and sandal... MORE>

  • It's Actually Quite Profound....

    frank r. lopez 2019-08-09

    ....some of it. 1959 box office smash hit, based on Lea Wallace's 1880 novel and directed by the great William Wyler. Winner of 11 Oscars (tied with... MORE>

  • 3

    Jeff Boston 2019-01-03

    The hero has 3 distinct encounters with the greatest man to ever walk the earth and he has 3 names throughout this film that lasts over 3 hours, the film... MORE>