Ben-Hur
Classic Gold Collection
Original Title: Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1959
Director: William Wyler
Rating: AL
UPC [Locale]: 7-321931-655064
Running time: 3:34 (214 Min.)
Casetype: Snapper
Format: PAL, Anamorphic Widescreen 2.70:1
DVD-Format: Double-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: November 20, 2001
Collection type: Owned (#112)
Status: Available
Purchase date: December 15, 2001
Purchase price: Hidden
SRP: €0,00 EUR
Purchase place: Media Markt
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Overview
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Genres
Action
Drama
Classic
Studios
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Warner Bros.
Audio format
EnglishDD
FrenchDD
CommentaryDD
Subtitles
Bulgarian
English
French
German
Italian
Romanian
Spanish
Dutch
Tags
Region
Region: 2
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Extras
 • Scene Access
 • Audio Commentary
 • Trailers
 • Making of an epic, Screentests
Crew
Direction
William Wyler....Director
Writing
Lew Wallace....Original Material By
Karl Tunberg....Screenwriter
Gore Vidal....Writer
Production
Sam Zimbalist....Producer
William Wyler....Producer
Cinematography
Robert Surtees....Director of Photography
Film Editing
John D. Dunning....Film Editor
Ralph E. Winters....Film Editor
Music
Miklós Rózsa....Composer
Art
Vittorio Valentini....Production Designer
Edward C. Carfagno....Art Director
William A. Horning....Art Director
Cast
Charlton Heston....Judah Ben-Hur
Jack Hawkins....Quintus Arrius
Haya Harareet....Esther
Stephen Boyd....Messala
Hugh Griffith....Sheik Ilderim
Martha Scott....Miriam
Cathy O'Donnell....Tirzah
Sam Jaffe....Simonides
Finlay Currie....Balthasar
Frank Thring....Pontius Pilate
Terence Longdon....Drusus
George Relph....Tiberius
André Morell....Sextus
Edward J. Auregul....Athenian (uncredited)
Ady Berber....Malluch (uncredited)
Marina Berti....Flavia (uncredited)
Hugh Billingsley....Mario (uncredited)
Jerry Brown....The Corinthian (uncredited)
Robert Brown....Chief of Rowers (uncredited)
Lando Buzzanca....Jew Slave in the Desert
Joe Canutt....Sportsman (uncredited)
Otello Capanna....The Byzantine (uncredited)
Emile Carrer....Rower No. 28 (uncredited)
Richard Coleman....Metellus (uncredited)
Cosmo Michael....Raimondo (uncredited)
Alfredo Danesi....Armenian (uncredited)
David Davies....Quaestor (uncredited)
Victor De La Fosse....Galley Officer (uncredited)
Mino Doro....Gratus (uncredited)
Michael Dugan....Seaman (uncredited)
Dino Fazio....Marcello (uncredited)
Enzo Fiermonte....Galley Officer (uncredited)
Giuliano Gemma....Roman in the Baths (uncredited)
John Glenn....Rower No. 42 (uncredited)
José Greci....Mary (uncredited)
Richard Hale....Gaspar (uncredited)
Claude Heater....The Christ (uncredited)
John Horsley....Spintho (uncredited)
Bill Kuehl....Soldier (uncredited)
Duncan Lamont....Marius (uncredited)
Howard Lang....Hortator (uncredited)
Stevenson Lang....Blind Man (uncredited)
John Le Mesurier....Doctor (uncredited)
Tutte Lemkow....Leper (uncredited)
Cliff Lyons....Lublon (uncredited)
Luigi Marra....Syrian (uncredited)
Ferdy Mayne....Captain of Rescue Ship (uncredited)
Tiberio Mitri....Roman at Bath (uncredited)
Aldo Mozele....Barca (uncredited)
Thomas O'Leary....Starter at Race (uncredited)
Remington Olmstead....Decurian (uncredited)
Laurence Payne....Joseph (uncredited)
Aldo Pial....Cavalry Officer (uncredited)
Aldo Pini.... (uncredited)
Diego Pozzetto....Villager (uncredited)
Edwin Richfield....Supplier to leper colony
Hector Ross....Officer (uncredited)
Maxwell Shaw....Rower No. 43 (uncredited)
Noel Sheldon....Centurion (uncredited)
Aldo Silvani....Man in Nazareth (uncredited)
Reginald Lal Singh....Melchior (uncredited)
Pietro Tordi....Pilate's Servant (uncredited)
Ralph Truman....Aide to Tiberius (uncredited)
Raimondo Van Riel....Old Man (uncredited)
Stella Vitelleschi....Amrah (uncredited)
Dervis Ward....Jailer (uncredited)
Joe Yrigoyen....Egyptian (uncredited)