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The Resource Ben Hur, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by Karl Tunberg ;produced by Sam Zimbalist ; directed by William Wyler, (videorecording)

Ben Hur, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by Karl Tunberg ;produced by Sam Zimbalist ; directed by William Wyler, (videorecording)

Label
Ben Hur
Title
Ben Hur
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by Karl Tunberg ;produced by Sam Zimbalist ; directed by William Wyler
Title variation
William Wyler's presentation of Ben Hur
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • kor
  • tha
  • eng
Summary
In this Biblical epic, Jewish nobleman Ben Hur (Heston) struggles against Roman tyranny in 1st century Palestine
Awards note
"Winner of 11 Academy Awards including Best picture 1959"--Container.
Cataloging source
CLONE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert L. Surtees ; editors, John D. Dunning, Ralph E. Winters ; music, Miklós Rózsa
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Soundtrack in English with subtitles in English, Chinese, Thai & Korean
LC call number
PN1997
PerformerNote
Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Haya Harareet, Stephen Boyd, Hugh Griffith, Martha Scott, Cathy O'Donnell, Sam Jaffe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-
  • 1910-1973
  • 1931-
  • 1928-1977
  • 1912-1980
  • 1914-
  • 1923-1970
  • 1893-1984
  • 1907-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wyler, William
  • Tunberg, Karl
  • Zimbalist, Sam
  • Heston, Charlton
  • Hawkins, Jack
  • Harareet, Haya
  • Boyd, Stephen
  • Griffith, Hugh
  • Scott, Martha
  • O'Donnell, Cathy
  • Jaffe, Sam
  • Rózsa, Miklós
  • Wallace, Lew
  • MGM/UA Entertainment Co
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
212
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wallace, Lew
  • Jesus Christ
  • Bible films
  • Religious films
  • Film adaptations
  • Feature films
  • Rome
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Ben Hur, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by Karl Tunberg ;produced by Sam Zimbalist ; directed by William Wyler, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Dual-layer format
  • Based on the novel by Lew Wallace
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • Special features: feature-length audio commentary by Charlton Heston, behind-the-scenes documentary "Ben-Hur: the making of an epic", screen tests, photo gallery, interactive menus, cast/director career highlights, theatrical trailers, scene access
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (212 min.)
Isbn
9780790758459
Other control number
012569550629
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
MQ65506
System control number
  • ocn316331024
  • (OCoLC)316331024
System details
DVD; Dolby digital surround 5.1; Region 3
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Label
Ben Hur, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by Karl Tunberg ;produced by Sam Zimbalist ; directed by William Wyler, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Dual-layer format
  • Based on the novel by Lew Wallace
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • Special features: feature-length audio commentary by Charlton Heston, behind-the-scenes documentary "Ben-Hur: the making of an epic", screen tests, photo gallery, interactive menus, cast/director career highlights, theatrical trailers, scene access
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (212 min.)
Isbn
9780790758459
Other control number
012569550629
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
MQ65506
System control number
  • ocn316331024
  • (OCoLC)316331024
System details
DVD; Dolby digital surround 5.1; Region 3
Terms governing use
For private home use only.

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