Winner of the Academy Award for Best Picture of 1959.
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Review of the 1959 film version of Ben-Hur. And MaryAnn Johanson trades barbs with a reader.
BBCi: Ben-Hur (1959)
Cast list, review by Nick Hilditch, and viewer rating.
Chicago Reader: Ben-Hur
Dave Kehr's capsule review says that this film is a colossal bore, except for the famous chariot race.
Christian Spotlight on Entertainment: Ben-Hur
Short review by Kevin J. Burk. Has a moral rating, as well as a rating of cinematic quality. Highly recommends the film.
The Cinema Laser: Ben-Hur
Review of the movie's release on DVD. Includes stills which show off the widescreen format.
DVD Movie Guide: Ben-Hur (1959)
Review of the DVD, by Colin Jacobson. Includes stills. Rated for picture, sound, and extras.
DVD Verdict: Ben-Hur
In-depth review by Barrie Maxwell of the epic film and its DVD release. Overall rating 90/100.
Reviewer Alexandre Paquin says that this plodding epic may be "the dullest story ever told." Viewers disagree.
Ordinary viewers review and rate the 1959 movie.
Greatest Films: Ben-Hur (1959)
In-depth review by Tim Dirks.
Home Theater Info: Ben Hur
Review of the DVD. Rated 4/4.
IMDb: Ben-Hur (1959)
Cast and credits, plot summary, viewer comments and rating, awards and nominations.
Parent Previews: Ben-Hur (1959)
Review by Kerry Bennett, aimed at parents. Overall grade: A-.
TV Guide Online: Ben-Hur
Includes review and cast list. Rated 4.5/5.
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