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104 After MGM released the 1959 film adaptation of the novel, the studio licensed hundreds of companies to create related products, including Ben-Hur -related clothing, household goods, jewelry, food products, crafts, and action figures.
92 94 Wallaces novel was eclipsed by the popularity of Wyler's 1959 film adaptation, a "blockbuster hit for MGM that won a record 11 Academy awards from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and became the top-grossing film of 1960.
They discover they have been brought together by their common goal.Epic Films: Casts, Credits and Commentary on over 350 Historical Spectacle Movies (2nd.).Ben-Hur : I live for revenge!87 A BBC Radio 4 dramatization of the book in four parts was first broadcast in the United Kingdom in MarchApril, 1995, 96 starring Jamie Glover as Ben-Hur, with a cast that included Samuel West and Michael Gambon.In books four and five, Judah returns home to Jerusalem to seek revenge and redemption for his family.At least eight translations of the book into Hebrew were made between 19Some of these versions have involved wholesale restructuring of the narrative, including changes to character, dropping of Christian themes, and plot.Iras : My heart is in the hollow of your hand, Messala.Arrius : A galley slave wanting to live!Wallace objected to the floral decorative cloth.What more do you wish?A b Wallace, Ben-Hur (1880.
After extensive studies of the Bible and the Holy Land, and well before he had completed the novel, Wallace became a believer in God and Christ.
They see a bright star shining over the region, and take it as a sign to leave, following it through the desert toward the province of Judaea.
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74 75 By that time it had been printed in 36 English-language editions and translated into 20 other languages, including Indonesian and Braille.23 Balthasar, an Egyptian, is one of the biblical magi, along with Melchior, a Hindu, and Gaspar, a Greek, who came to Bethlehem to witness the birth of Jesus of Nazareth.Hanson, Victor Davis (2003).Ben-Hur "maintains a respect for the underlying principles of Judaism and Christianity".Wallace strove for accuracy in his descriptions, including several memorable action scenes, the most famous of which was the chariot race at Antioch.A b Wallace, An Autobiography (1906.See anja koch bauer sucht frau "Lilly Library Manuscripts Collection: Wallace Mss.