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

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

Label
Ben-Hur
Title
Ben-Hur
Statement of responsibility
by Lew Wallace ; presented by Metro Goldwyn Mayer
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
Credits note
Directed by William Wyler ; screen play by Karl Tunberg ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; music by Miklos Rozsa
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Soundtracks in English and French ; with subtitles in English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese
PerformerNote
Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Haya Harareet, Stephen Boyd, Hugh Griffith, Martha Scott, Cathy O'Donnell, Sam Jaffe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1981
  • 1827-1905
  • 1910-1973
  • 1931-
  • 1931-1977
  • 1912-1980
  • 1914-2003
  • 1923-1970
  • 1891-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • 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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Jesus Christ
Technique
live action
Label
Ben-Hur, by Lew Wallace ; presented by Metro Goldwyn Mayer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Lew Wallace
  • Videodisc release of the 1959 motion picture
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm46453041
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (212 min.)
Isbn
9780790758459
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569550629
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65506
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 252012
  • 540565
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Ben-Hur, by Lew Wallace ; presented by Metro Goldwyn Mayer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Lew Wallace
  • Videodisc release of the 1959 motion picture
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm46453041
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (212 min.)
Isbn
9780790758459
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569550629
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65506
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 252012
  • 540565
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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