Judah Ben-Hur lives as a rich Jewish prince and merchant in Jerusalem at the beginning of the century. Together with the new governor his old friend Messala arrives as commanding officer of the Roman legions.
Directed by William Wyler. With Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Stephen Boyd, Haya Harareet. When a Jewish prince is betrayed and sent into slavery by a Roman friend, he regains his freedom and comes back for revenge.
Ben Hur--excellent movie--made over 50 years ago but still interesting to watch today. The book was written by Civil War general Lew Wallace. If you know ABOUT this book or movie and haven't read or watched either, what are you waiting for?
Series of costumes made for the online advertising campaign of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for the “Hollywood Costumes” exhibition. The projects also contains a deck of cards with all the illustrated costumes.