|aBen-Hur|h[laserdisc] /|cMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; [written] by General Lew Wallace ; screen play by Karl Tunberg ; produced by Sam Zimbalist ; directed by William Wyler.
|a[Calif.] :|bMGM ;|a[Culver City, CA] :|bMGM/UA Home Video [distributor],|c1991, c1959.
|a2 laserdiscs (211 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c12 in.
|aBased on the novel: Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ / by General Lew Wallace.
|aOriginally released as motion picture in 1959.
|aWinner of 11 Academy Awards.
|aDirector 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.
|aCharlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Haya Harareet, Stephen Boyd, Hugh Griffith.
|aBen-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.