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The Resource Ben-Hur, presented by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; screen play by Karl Tunberg ; directed by William Wyler

Ben-Hur, presented by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; screen play by Karl Tunberg ; directed by William Wyler

Label
Ben-Hur
Title
Ben-Hur
Statement of responsibility
presented by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; screen play by Karl Tunberg ; directed by William Wyler
Title variation
  • William Wyler's presentation of Ben-Hur
  • Ben Hur
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • por
  • 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, love, hate and, finally, forgive
Awards note
Winner of 11 Academy Awards in 1959 including Best Picture, Best Actor and Best Director.
Cataloging source
HTM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert L. Surtees ; editors, Ralph E. Winters, John D. Dunning ; music, Miklos Rozsa
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
  • English (5.1 surround) or French (surround) language soundtracks. Subtitles in English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
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
  • 1925-1970
  • 1891-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wyler, William
  • Zimbalist, Sam
  • Tunberg, Karl
  • 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
  • Video collection (DVD)
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Ben-Hur, presented by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; screen play by Karl Tunberg ; directed by William Wyler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Lew Wallace
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • Special features: Feature-length audio commentary by Charlton Heston ; Ben-Hur : the making of an epic, behind-the-scenes documentary ; screen tests ; photo gallery ; interactive menus ; cast/director career highlights ; theatrical trailers ; scene access.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
7569548
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ver.
Extent
1 videodisc (212 min.)
Isbn
9780790758459
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569550629
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
65506
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm48658573
System details
DVD format (2-sided). Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ben-Hur, presented by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; screen play by Karl Tunberg ; directed by William Wyler
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Lew Wallace
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • Special features: Feature-length audio commentary by Charlton Heston ; Ben-Hur : the making of an epic, behind-the-scenes documentary ; screen tests ; photo gallery ; interactive menus ; cast/director career highlights ; theatrical trailers ; scene access.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
7569548
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ver.
Extent
1 videodisc (212 min.)
Isbn
9780790758459
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569550629
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
65506
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm48658573
System details
DVD format (2-sided). Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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