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The Resource Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; [written] by General Lew Wallace ; screen play by Karl Tunberg ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; directed by William Wyler

Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; [written] by General Lew Wallace ; screen play by Karl Tunberg ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; directed by William Wyler

Label
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ
Title
Ben-Hur
Title remainder
a tale of the Christ
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; [written] by General Lew Wallace ; screen play by Karl Tunberg ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; directed by William Wyler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ben-Hur, 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 how to fight, love, hate, and forgive
Related
Cataloging source
GUA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert L. Surtees ; art directors, William A. Horning and Edward Carfagno ; costumes designed by Elizabeth Haffenden ; film editors, Ralph E. Winters, John D. Dunning ; recording supervisor, Franklin Milton ; music by Miklos Rozsa
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B462 1991
PerformerNote
Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Haya Harareet, Stephen Boyd, Hugh Griffith
Runtime
211
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; [written] by General Lew Wallace ; screen play by Karl Tunberg ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; directed by William Wyler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel: Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ / by General Lew Wallace
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1959
  • Winner of 11 Academy Awards
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe letter-box ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (211 min.)
Isbn
9780792804949
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ML101525
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0052618
  • (OCoLC)ocn373278382
System details
Laserdisc, extended play, stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; [written] by General Lew Wallace ; screen play by Karl Tunberg ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; directed by William Wyler
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel: Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ / by General Lew Wallace
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1959
  • Winner of 11 Academy Awards
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe letter-box ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (211 min.)
Isbn
9780792804949
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ML101525
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0052618
  • (OCoLC)ocn373278382
System details
Laserdisc, extended play, stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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