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The Resource Ben-Hur, by Lew Wallace ; presented by Metro Goldwyn Mayer, (DVD videorecording)

Ben-Hur, by Lew Wallace ; presented by Metro Goldwyn Mayer, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Ben-Hur
Title
Ben-Hur
Statement of responsibility
by Lew Wallace ; presented by Metro Goldwyn Mayer
Title variation
Ben Hur
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A peace-loving prince of Judea, leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself, and his people, as he learns to fight, to love, to hate and, finally, to forgive
Awards note
Winner of 11 Academy Awards in 1959 including Best Picture, Best Actor and Best Director.
Cataloging source
HQB
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Ben-Hur (Motion picture : 1959)
Credits note
Directed by William Wyler ; screen play by Karl Tunberg ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; music by Miklos Rozsa
Intended audience
Rated G
Language note
Soundtracks in English and French ; with subtitles in English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese ; closed captioning for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Haya Harareet, Stephen Boyd, Hugh Griffith, Martha Scott, Cathy O'Donnell, Sam Jaffe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-
  • 1827-1905
  • 1910-1973
  • 1931-
  • 1928-1977
  • 1912-1980
  • 1914-
  • 1923-1970
  • 1893-1984
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  • Tunberg, Karl
  • Zimbalist, Sam
  • Wyler, William
  • Heston, Charlton
  • Wallace, Lew
  • Hawkins, Jack
  • Harareet, Haya
  • Boyd, Stephen
  • Griffith, Hugh
  • Scott, Martha
  • O'Donnell, Cathy
  • Jaffe, Sam
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime
212
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  • Jesus Christ
  • Feature films
  • Historical films
  • Religious films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Ben-Hur, by Lew Wallace ; presented by Metro Goldwyn Mayer, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Double-sided disc must be flipped to view entire film
  • 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
  • Based on the novel by Lew Wallace
  • Videodisc release of the 1959 motion picture
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm46453041
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ; Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc on two sides (212 min.)
Isbn
9780790758459
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 364 65506
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Dolby 5.1 surround
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Ben-Hur, by Lew Wallace ; presented by Metro Goldwyn Mayer, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Double-sided disc must be flipped to view entire film
  • 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
  • Based on the novel by Lew Wallace
  • Videodisc release of the 1959 motion picture
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm46453041
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ; Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc on two sides (212 min.)
Isbn
9780790758459
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 364 65506
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Dolby 5.1 surround
Video recording format
laserdisc

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