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See more genres: Adventure, drama, history, certificate: G, see all certifications parents Guide: View content advisory edit, details, country: USA, language: English Release Date: (Brazil) See more » Also Known As: Ben - bauer sucht frau fake oder echt Hur : A Tale of the Christ See more » Filming Locations.
Balthasar : For this beginning.See more »"s Judah Ben - Hur : He gave me water, and the heart to live.See more genres: Adventure, drama, romance, certificate: Not Rated, see all certifications ».A slip of a brick during a Roman parade causes Judah to be sent off as a galley slave, his property confiscated and his mother and sister imprisoned.This is a Mezuzah, a case containing a passage from the Torah (Deuteronomy 6:4-9 and and 11:13-21 which Jews traditionally affix to the door frames of their houses as a constant reminder of God's presence.Although Messala knows they are not guilty, he sends Judah to the galleys and throws his mother and sister into prison.Written by, doug Sederberg Plot Summary, add Synopsis, plot Keywords: 1st century adopted son centurion childhood friend false accusation.
Parents Guide: View content advisory edit, details, country: USA, language: English, release Date: (USA see more » Also Known As: Ben - Hur See more » Filming Locations: Anzio, Rome, Lazio, Italy See more » Edit Box Office Budget: 3,900,000 (estimated) Gross USA: 12,449,980 See.
See more » Crazy Credits The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer lion is shown in a still-frame to appear looking peaceful at the beginning rather than roaring.See more »"s Messala : I will ride you down - - wrench off your wheels - trample you into the sand!See more » Connections Featured in The Phantom of Hollywood (1974) See more » Getting Started Contributor Zone » Contribute to This Page.See more » Goofs In the film's prologue, Balthasar the narrator, telling the story of Jesus's birth, begins the story with the Roman census "in the seventh year of the reign of Augustus Caesar." In fact Augustus had been emperor of Rome for at least.Unable to find his mother and sister, and believing them dead, he can think of nothing else than revenge against Messala.Years later, as a result of his determination to stay alive and his willingness to aid his Roman master, Judah returns to his homeland an exalted and wealthy Roman athlete.
Balthasar : He has taken the world of our sins onto Himself.
But Judah swears to come back and take revenge.