Ben-Hur

DVD
Published 1959
Item Details
Summary:

"Judah Ben-Hur is a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race and fateful encounters with Jesus Christ"--Container.

ISBN:
9780780683617
9780780673465
0790758458
0780683617
Publisher, Date:
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2011]
©1959
Description:
2 videodiscs (222 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
polychrome
digital
optical
surround
Dolby Digital 5.1
wide screen
NTSC
video file
DVD video
region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.
MPAA rating: G.
Other Title:
William Wyler's presentation of Ben-Hur
container of (expression): Ben-Hur (Motion picture : 1959). French [DVD].
container of (work): Ben-Hur (Motion picture : 1959) [DVD].
Notes:
Based on the novel by Lew Wallace.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1959.
Special features include commentary by film historian T. Gene Hatcher with Charlton Heston ; music-only track showcasing Miklos Rosza's award-winning score.
Title from container.
Director of photography, Robert L. Surtees ; film editors, Ralph E. Winters, John D. Dunning ; music, Miklos Rosza.
Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Haya Harareet, Stephen Boyd, Hugh Griffith, Martha Scott, Cathy O'Donnell, Sam Jaffe.
DVD ; wide screen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
For private home use only.
Audio track in English, French, with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, captions in English.
Academy Award, 1960: Best Picture; Best Director; Best Actor (Charlton Heston); Best Supporting Actor (Hugh Griffith); Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color; Best Cinematography, Color; Best Costume Design, Color; Best Effects, Special Effects; Best Film Editing; Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture; Best Sound
Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Contents:
Disc 1. Ben-Hur, part 1 (DVD).
Disc 2. Ben-Hur, part 2 (DVD).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
65506
1000229475
3000038811
3000038811
2000051430
2000051431
UPC:
883929178261
883929205813
883929209675
883929325504
012569550629
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