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Ben-Hur (1959)
 
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Rated: 7.8 out of 10 with 1997 votes.
Stream Ben-Hur (1959) : Free. In 25 AD,Judah Ben-Hur, a Jew in ancient Judea, opposes the occupying Roman empire. Falsely accused by a Roman childhood friend-turned-overlord of trying to kill the Roman governor, he is put into slavery and his mother and sister are taken away as prisoners. Three years later and freed by a grateful Roman galley commander whom he has rescued from drowning, he becomes an expert charioteer for Rome, all the while plotting to return to Judea, find and rescue his family, and avenge himself on his former friend. All the while, the form and work of Jesus move in the background of his life...
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7.8 PG United States of America Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Trailer
Main Actors:
Judah Ben-Hur
Esther
Messala
Miriam
Tirzah
Quintus Arrius
Simonides
Scheich Ildirim
Balthasar
Pontius Pilatus
Tiberius Caesar
Sextus
Drusus
Malluch
Jewish Slave in the Desert (uncredited)
Roman Officer with Messala (uncredited)
Flavia (uncredited)
Chief of Rowers (uncredited)
Guest at Banquet (uncredited)
Galley Officer (uncredited)
Gaspar (uncredited)
Marius (uncredited)
Doctor (uncredited)
Captain of Rescue Ship (uncredited)
Woman in crowd (uncredited)
Man in Nazareth (uncredited)
Aide to Tiberius (uncredited)
Christ
Sportsman (uncredited)
Metellus (uncredited)
Senator (uncredited)
Quaestor (uncredited)
Gratus (uncredited)
Seaman (uncredited)
Roman Soldier Who Brings Crown to Gratus (uncredited)
Mary (uncredited)
Spintho (uncredited)
Hortator (uncredited)
Blind Man (uncredited)
Leper (uncredited)
The Lubian (uncredited)
Roman at Bath (uncredited)
Decurian (uncredited)
Joseph (uncredited)
Bad Thief on Cross (uncredited)
Villager (uncredited)
Amrah (uncredited)
Supplier to Leper Colony (uncredited)
Officer (uncredited)
Rower No. 43 (uncredited)
Galley Officer (uncredited)
Pilate's Servant (uncredited)
Old Man (uncredited)
Jailer (uncredited)
The Egyptian - Chariot Racer (uncredited)
Roman Soldier with a Bow on Galley (uncredited)
The Corinthian (uncredited)
The Athenian (uncredited)
Galley Guard on Ship (uncredited)
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Genres:Comedy, ,
Keywords:Sibling-Relationshipchristianity, middle east, roman empire, jewish life, jew persecution, miracle, roman, prince, chariot race, leprosy, jerusalem, israel, ancient rome, governor, politics, epic, love, friends, remake, revenge, religious conversion, religion, redemption, judaism, historical fiction, period drama, dungeon, galley, hatred, sheikh, sea battle, jewish family, galley slave, false inprisonment, childhood sweetheart, salvation, 1st century, jesus christ, judea, subjugated people
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