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Ben-Hur (1959) Movie on Disney+

  • Category: Adventure Movie
  • Runtime: 212 Minutes
  • Family Friendly: No


  • Year released: 1959
  • Released: 18 Nov 1959
  • Rated: G
  • Runtime: 212 min
  • Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
  • Director: William Wyler
  • Writer: Lew Wallace, Karl Tunberg, Gore Vidal
  • Actors: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Stephen Boyd
  • Country: United States
  • Awards: Won 11 Oscars. 29 wins & 16 nominations total
  • BoxOffice: $74,432,704

About: Judah Ben-Hur, a Palestinian Jew, is battling the Roman empire at the time of Christ. His actions send him and his family into slavery, but an inspirational encounter with Jesus changes everything. He finally meets his rival in a justly famous chariot race and rescues his suffering family.. Ben-Hur was released on 18 Nov 1959. It's audience rating is G and it runs for 212 min. A Adventure, Drama, History movie, it was written by Lew Wallace, Karl Tunberg, Gore Vidal, directed by William Wyler; starring Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Stephen Boyd. Ben-Hur was first released in United States and has grossed $74,432,704 at the BoxOffice Worldwide. It is available in the English language(s)

Plot: Judah Ben-Hur lives as a rich Jewish prince and merchant in Jerusalem at the beginning of the 1st century. Together with the new governor his old friend Messala arrives as commanding officer of the Roman legions. At first they are happy to meet after a long time but their different politic views separate them. During the welcome parade a roof tile falls down from Judah's house and injures the governor. Although Messala knows they are not guilty, he sends Judah to the galleys and throws his mother and sister into prison. But Judah swears to come back and take revenge.

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