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.
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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