March 29, 2017
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Charlton Heston plays a Palestinian Jew who is battling the Roman empire at the time of Christ. His actions send him and his family into slavery, but an inspirational encounter with Jesus changes everything. Heston finally meets his rival in a justly famous chariot race and rescues his suffering family.
  • Genres: Historical drama
  • Running Time: 212 minutes
  • Release Date: Wednesday, November 18, 1959
  • Country: United States
  • Language: English
  • G
  • Starring: Charlton Heston [Judah Ben-Hur], Jack Hawkins [Quintus Arrius], Stephen Boyd [Messala], Haya Harareet [Esther], Hugh Griffith [Sheik Ilderim], Martha Scott [Miriam], Sam Jaffe [Simonides], Cathy O'Donnell [Tirzah]
  • Directed by: William Wyler [Director], Lew Wallace [Writer (Novel)], Karl Tunberg [Writer], Sam Zimbalist [Producer], Mikl√≥s R√≥zsa [Original Music], Robert Surtees [Cinematographer], John Dunning [Film Editor], Ralph Winters [Film Editor], Edward Carfagno [Art Direction], William Horning [Art Direction], Hugh Hunt [Set Decoration], Elizabeth Haffenden [Costume Designer], Gabriella Borzelli [Hair Stylist], Charles Parker [Makeup Artist], Edward Woehler [Unit Production Manager], Ken Adam [Assistant Art Director], Sash Fisher [Sound Recordist], William Steinkamp [Sound Recordist], Gus Agosti [Assistant Director], Franklin Milton [Recording Supervisor], Alberto Cardone [Assistant Director], A. Gillespie [Special Photographic Effects], Robert MacDonald [Visual Effects], Milo Lory [Special Effects]
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