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Ben-Hur (1959)
IMDb Rating 8.2
Front Cover Actor Back Cover
Charlton Heston Judah Ben-Hur
Jack Hawkins Quintus Arrius
Stephen Boyd Messala
Haya Harareet Esther
Hugh Griffith Sheik Ilderim
Martha Scott Miriam
Cathy O'Donnell Tirzah
Sam Jaffe Simonides
Finlay Currie Balthasar/Narrator in pre-credits sequence
Frank Thring Pontius Pilate
Plot
When a Jewish prince is betrayed and sent into slavery by a Roman friend, he regains his freedom and comes back for revenge.
Movie Details
Genre Action; Adventure; Drama; Romance
Director William Wyler
Producer Sam Zimbalist; William Wyler
Writer Lew Wallace; Karl Tunberg
Studio Warner Bros.
Country USA
Language English
Audience Rating G
Running Time 211 mins
Movie Release Date 11/18/1959
Color Color
Personal Details
Format DVD
Seen It Yes
Index 553
Collection Status In Collection
Purchase Date 9/20/2005
Product Details
Region Region 1
Screen Ratio Widescreen 2.35:1 Color (Anamorphic)
Layers Dual Side, Dual Layer
UPC (Barcode) 012569550629
Chapters 81
Release Date 6/1/2004
Subtitles English; French; Spanish
Packaging Snap Case
Audio Tracks English Dolby Digital 5.1
Nr of Disks/Tapes 1
Extra Features
Feature-Length Audio Commentary by Charlton Heston
Documentary Ben-Hur: The Making of an Epic
Screen Tests
Photo Gallery
Interactive Menus
Cast/Director Careet Highlights
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