‘Ben-Hur’ (2016) Featurette Released by Paramount Pictures

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Paramount Pictures has released a featurette on the chariot race in the 2016 remake of the classic movie ‘Ben-Hur’

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‘Ben-Hur’ is the epic story of Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston), a prince falsely accused of treason by his adopted brother Messala (Toby Kebbell), an officer in the Roman army.  Stripped of his title, separated from his family and the woman he loves (Nazanin Boniadi), Judah is forced into slavery.  After years at sea, Judah returns to his homeland to seek revenge, but finds redemption. 

The film is based on Lew Wallace’s timeless novel, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ.

‘Ben-Hur’ also stars Morgan Freeman and Rodrigo Santoro and will be released August 19, 2016.