Ben Hur

United States, 1959

Film
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Winner of 11 Academy Awards. A first-rate biblical epic packed with action. The chariot race is an all-time achievement in film editing and one of the greatest action scenes in motion pictures. Stars Charlton Heston as Ben Hur. Based on the novel by Lew Wallace.

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Credits

director

William Wyler

producer

Sam Zimbalist

production company

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

United Artists Corporation

production designer

Ken Adam

Duration

03:37:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1959

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