| Share
 

Ben-Hur (1959)

Director: William Wyler
Cast: Charlton Heston, Hugh Griffith, Stephen Boyd and Martha Scott

The epic of all biblical epics, Ben-Hur tells the story of Christ with conviction and authority and is at times thrilling, moving and melancholy. Watch for the daring and fast-paced chariot race, which was choreographed so realistically that it left one stuntman dead. The film won a record 11 Oscars, including Best Picture, Director, Actor, Supporting Actor and Cinematography.


Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.

Bambi (1942)Home Video LibraryBeauty and the Beast (1991)

More on Ben-Hur 1959 from Infoplease:

  • Ben-Hur (1959) - Starring Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Haya Harareet, Stephen Boyd, Hugh Griffith
  • Erté - Erté Erté , 1892–1990, French designer and illustrator, b. St. Petersburg as ...
  • Top 10 Epic Movies - The following list includes the top 10 epic movies of all time, according to the American Film Institute, including movies such as Lawrence of Arabia, Ben-hur, and Schindler's List.
  • Christopher Fry - Fry, Christopher Fry, Christopher, 1907–2005, English dramatist, b. Bristol as Christopher ...
  • Movies and Film: Film: Camera Movement - Movies and Film Film: Camera Movement Movies and Film Film: Camera Movement Tracking the History of ...

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring