Ben-Hur (1959)

Opening Date:

November 18, 1959

Cast:

Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Haya Harareet, Stephen Boyd, Hugh Griffith, Martha Scott, Cathy O'Donnell, Sam Jaffe, Finlay Currie, Frank Thring

Director:

William Wyler

Genre:

Action/Adventure, Drama, Romance

Run Time:

3 hr. 27 min.

MPAA Rating:

G

Synopsis:

When rich Jewish prince Judah Ben-Hur is framed for a crime and sold into slavery, he escapes and comes back for revenge in this Academy Award-winning Biblical epic. With Jack Hawkins, Stephen Boyd, a cast of thousands and the greatest chariot race ever put on film.