Ben-Hur is a heroic story of a fictional hero named Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish
nobleman who was falsely accused of an attempted assassination and enslaved
Apr 5, 2015 ... But what many may not know is that Hollywood didn't create this classic story.
The idea came from the best-selling novel, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the ...
Judah Ben-Hur (Charlton Heston) is a wealthy merchant living in Judea at the
time of Christ. Under the influence of the oppressive Roman Empire, the land ...
After a prologue of the birth of Christ, the movie begins in Judea, where we meet the handsome Roman Messala, a childhood friend of Judah Ben Hur
( Charlton Heston ) who is now determined to rule the conquered land of Judea with an iron hand. (There is long-standing ur... More »
Feb 2, 2009 ... If you were born after 1950, you might not know the story of Ben Hur. This classic
book written by a Civil War general, Lew Wallace, in 1899, ...
Ben-Hur (1959) on IMDb: Judah Ben-Hur lives as a rich Jewish prince and
merchant in Jerusalem at the beginning of the 1st century. Together with the new
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ by General Lew Wallace was published by ... The
story would be complete with plots of friendship, betrayal, revenge, love lost, love
Mar 26, 2013 ... The story of the Jewish hero Judah Ben-Hur, whose life Wallace ingeniously
intertwined with that of Jesus Christ, captivated readers despite ...
Through a similar miracle, Ben-Hur works his way back to save his family and get
revenge over those who caused their calamity. Ben-Hur is a story of courage ...