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

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

Label
Ben-Hur
Title
Ben-Hur
Statement of responsibility
by Lew Wallace ; presented by Metro Goldwyn Mayer
Title variation
Ben Hur
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A peace-loving prince of Judea, leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans
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
Rated G
Language note
Soundtracks in English and French ; with subtitles in English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese ; closed captioning 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
  • 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
  • Feature films
  • Historical films
  • Religious films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Ben-Hur, by Lew Wallace ; presented by Metro Goldwyn Mayer, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • 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
  • Based on the novel by Lew Wallace
  • Videodisc release of the 1959 motion picture
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
  • a230183
  • ocm46453041
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ; Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc on two sides (212 min.)
Isbn
9780790758459
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
65506
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ABU-2319
System details
DVD ; Dolby 5.1 surround
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Ben-Hur, by Lew Wallace ; presented by Metro Goldwyn Mayer, (DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • 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
  • Based on the novel by Lew Wallace
  • Videodisc release of the 1959 motion picture
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
  • a230183
  • ocm46453041
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ; Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc on two sides (212 min.)
Isbn
9780790758459
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
65506
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ABU-2319
System details
DVD ; Dolby 5.1 surround
Video recording format
laserdisc

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