The Resource Ben-Hur, directed by William Wyler

Ben-Hur, directed by William Wyler

Label
Ben-Hur
Title
Ben-Hur
Statement of responsibility
directed by William Wyler
Title variation
William Wyler's presentation of Ben-Hur
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Experience the visual splendor, thundering action, and towering drama of the record-setting winner of eleven Academy Awards, including Best Picture. Charlton Heston brings a muscular physical and moral presence to his role of 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. An enduring and spellbinding spectacular
  • "The biggest and the best of Hollywood's super-spectacles. "--Time Magazine
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, William Wyler
Intended audience
CHVRS rating: G
Language note
English, French audio; English, French subtitles
PerformerNote
Stephen Boyd, Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Hugh Griffith
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1910-1973
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  • Heston, Charlton
  • Hawkins, Jack
  • Griffith, Hugh
  • Boyd, Stephen
Runtime
212
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  • Academy Awards for Best Picture
  • Academy Award Nominations 1959
  • Academy Awards for Best Actor
  • Academy Awards for Best Director
  • Academy Awards for Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture
  • Academy Awards for Best Sound Recording
  • Academy Awards for Best Art Direction
  • Academy Awards for Best Cinematography
  • Academy Awards for Best Costume Design
  • Academy Awards for Best Film Editing
  • Academy Awards for Best Visual Effects
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Ben-Hur, directed by William Wyler
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/703/000000000010703743.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Third disc is special features disc only. Some copies may not include bonus third disc
Carrier category
video disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EON237538002B
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 Blu-rays (ca. 212 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929205820
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
Blu-ray
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Ben-Hur, directed by William Wyler
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/703/000000000010703743.gif
Publication
Note
Third disc is special features disc only. Some copies may not include bonus third disc
Carrier category
video disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EON237538002B
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 Blu-rays (ca. 212 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929205820
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
Blu-ray
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
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