Ben-Hur Synopsis
An enslaved prince (Charlton Heston) meets a Roman (Stephen Boyd) in a chariot race.
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Got To See It On The Big Screen For The First Time!

By Vachsen
Ben-Hur has always been one of my favorite movies. But I have only been able to see it on TV or on DVD. To be able to see it in a movie theater and in XD was a real treat. Their rendition of the...

Beautiful

By mollygirl03
My favorite movie since I was a little girl, I was grateful for the chance to see it on the big screen!!! Nice updates to the picture quality. I was on the edge of my seat the whole chariot race...

BEN HUR

By Chata57
CINAMATOGRAPNY WAS EXCELLENT. THE FIRST TIME I SAW THIS FILM, I WAS A LITTLE GIRL. I LOVED IT THEN AND LOVE IT NOW. BEST MOVE I SEEN IN A LONG LONG TIME..... THANKS...

Ben-Hur

By geneharvey
Absolutely one of the best Hollywood films ever made. And like so many epic films, it can only be fully appreciated when seen on a large scale such as, in this case, the Egyptian Theatre in...

Ben-Hur (1959)

By TheCahuengaKid
The chariot race still rates as the most pulse-pounding action sequence ever filmed. Heston rules!...

Good to see on big screen again

By Malamute
I had not seen Ben-Hur on a big screen since 1959 so it was grand to see the larger than life scale again and listen to the awesome music score the same way. I was slightly disappointed with the XD...

Classic Heston at His Best

By dogtired2000
This is one of my all time favorite movies, but unfortunately, I was born too late to get to see it on the big screen. I was thrilled to be able to see this classic movie in its original glory. The...

Epic

By aabbott
This movie is where the slang "epic" originated. There are so many layers of this film, ranging from the original story to the direction that you could structure a college class around it. Truly...

Ben Hur

By laserco123
Best screening of all time perfect pic and sound faithful to original size and scope. TV Blu Ray can't do this film justice. Lucky to see it in a proper theater--the Egyptian, which has also been...

By dabchiefca
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Rated G
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 13+ 1959 biblical epic has fierce blood-spilling, cruelty.
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