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Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ

Author: Karl TunbergSam ZimbalistWilliam WylerCharlton HestonJack HawkinsAll authors
Publisher: [Culver City, Calif.] : MGM/UA Home Video, ©1996.
Series: MGM/UA Home Video screen epics.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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Ben-Hur, a Judean prince, is unjustly arrested and enslaved. Finally, in a breathtaking chariot race, he wreaks a shattering vengeance upon the Roman Tribune who destroyed his family.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Historical films
Religious films
Bible films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Lew Wallace; Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ.; Lew Wallace
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Karl Tunberg; Sam Zimbalist; William Wyler; Charlton Heston; Jack Hawkins; Haya Harareet; Stephen Boyd; Lew Wallace; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 079280533X 9780792805335 0792822889 9780792822882
OCLC Number: 36215810
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Based on the novel by Lew Wallace.
Videocassette release of the 1958 motion picture.
"Contains the original theatrical trailer."
Credits: Director of photography, Robert L. Surtees ; editors, Ralph E. Winters, John D. Dunning ; music, Miklos Rozsa.
Cast: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Haya Harareet, Stephen Boyd.
Awards: Winner of 11 Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Actor.
Target Audience: Rated G.
Description: 2 videocassettes (ca. 3 hr. 42 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS. Hi-fi.
Series Title: MGM/UA Home Video screen epics.
Other Titles: Ben-Hur (Motion picture : 1959)
Responsibility: presented by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; director, William Wyler ; producer, Sam Zimbalist ; screenplay, Karl Tunberg.

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Ben-Hur, a Judean prince, is unjustly arrested and enslaved. Finally, in a breathtaking chariot race, he wreaks a shattering vengeance upon the Roman Tribune who destroyed his family.

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