Ben-Hur

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2004651316

Ben-Hur PG

★★★★★

Empire

Ben-Hur - Awards

  • 1959 - Oscar: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Colour
  • 1959 - Oscar: Best Sound
  • 1959 - Oscar: Best Effects, Special Effects
  • 1959 - Oscar: Best Film Editing
  • 1959 - Oscar: Best Actor in a Leading Role
  • 1959 - Oscar: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
  • 1959 - Oscar: Best Costume Design, Colour
  • 1960 - BAFTA: Best Film from any Source
  • 1959 - Oscar: Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture
  • 1959 - Oscar: Best Picture
  • 1960 - Golden Globe: Best Motion Picture-Drama
  • 1959 - Oscar: Best Director
  • 1959 - Oscar: Best Cinematography, Colour

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Summary

Ben-Hur

Charlton Heston brings a physical and moral presence to his Best Actor Oscar®-winning role of Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race and fateful encounters with Jesus Christ.

Best Director Oscar® winner William Wyler masterfully grips the reins of an enduring and spellbinding spectacular.