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Uniform Title Ben-Hur (Motion picture : 1959)
Title Ben-Hur [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; screenplay by Karl Tunberg ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; directed by William Wyler.

Imprint Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Ben-Hur    ---  Available
Edition 50th anniversary ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (222 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation; Dolby digital.
Language English and French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Cast Charlton Heston, Hugh Griffith, Jack Hawkins, Stephen Boyd, Haya Harareet, Martha Scott, Cathy O'Donnell, Sam Jaffe.
Credits Music, Miklos Rosza.
Note Based on the novel by Lew Wallace.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1959.
Audience MPAA rating: G.
Summary 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 a fateful encounter with Jesus Christ.
Note Special features: Commentary by film historian T. Gene Hatcher with Charlton Heston; Music-only track showcasing Miklos Rosza's award-winning score.
Subject Slaves -- Italy -- Rome -- Drama.
DVD-Video discs.
Jesus Christ -- Drama.
Bible. New Testament -- History of Biblical events -- Drama.
Judaea (Region) -- Drama.
Rome -- History -- Tiberius, 14-37 -- Drama.
Added Author Wyler, William, 1902-1981.
Heston, Charlton.
Griffith, Hugh, 1912-1980
Hawkins, Jack, 1910-1973.
Boyd, Stephen, 1931-1977
Harareet, Haya, 1931-
Scott, Martha, 1914-2003
O'Donnell, Cathy, 1925-1970
Jaffe, Sam, 1891-1984
Wallace, Lew, 1827-1905. Ben-Hur.
Added Title Ben hur
ISBN 9780780673465 : $20.99
Standard No. 883929178261
Music No. 2000051430 Turner Entertainment Co.
2000051431 Turner Entertainment Co.

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