RELEASE DATE: 30/11/2016
RUN TIME: 2HR 5MIN
|SOFIA BLACK D'ELIA|
|WRITERS:||KEITH R CLARKE|
Falsely accused of treason and stripped of his title, Judah Ben-Hur’s wife and family are slaughtered and he is forced into a life of slavery, aboard a Roman galley ship. After enduring five years as a slave at sea, Ben-Hur escapes during a naval battle when his galley is destroyed and clinging to a ship mast for life he, he washes ashore. Ben-Hur is found by Sheik Ilderim and brought back to his camp, where he proves his value when Ilderim’s horses run loose and it is Ben-Hur that manages to rein them in. Ilderim decides to train Ben-Hur to compete in a chariot race with Messala to reclaim his honour.
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'Ben-Hur' is available on Blu-ray and DVD on Thursday the 1st December 2016 from Universal Sony.