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Get to know the new trailer for Ben-Hur in the biblical way

1 hour ago | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

There’s a new trailer out in the wild for Timur Bekmambetov’s take on one of the greatest stories ever told – Ben-Hur. Lew Wallace’s novel gives the film its basis, as it did for the famous 1959 version, and from the look of this new trailer the advancements in visual and special effects will certainly […]

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It's brother versus brother in the latest Ben-Hur trailer

12 hours ago | JoBlo.com | See recent JoBlo news »

It won't be long before another Ben-hur is in the marketplace - the fourth such adaptation of Lew Wallace's 1880 novel but the first projected in 3-D. Timur Bekmambetov is in the director's chair this time, marking his first feature since the disappointing Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, and he has Jack Huston and Toby Kebbell has his leads, which typically isn't a bad place... Read More »

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New Ben-Hur trailer released starring Jack Huston

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New Ben-Hur trailer released starring Jack HustonNew Ben-Hur trailer released starring Jack HustonScott Goodyer7/25/2016 3:51:00 Pm

Paramount has just released the new trailer for Ben-Hur starring Jack Huston and this looks like Gladiator dialled up to 11!

The epic story follows Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston) a prince who is falsely accused of treason by his adopted brother Messala (Toby Kebbell). Messala is an officer in the Roman army, and you don’t want to mess with those guys.

Separated from his family and the woman he loves (Nazanin Boniadi), Judah is forced into slavery. Years later, he returns to seek revenge but instead finds redemption.

A must-see in 3D, the movie is based on Lew Wallace’s novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ and also stars Morgan Freeman and Rodrigo Santoro.

Watch the exciting trailer below and catch Ben-Hur when it hits Cineplex theatres Aug 19th.

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Latest Ben-Hur Trailer Offers A New Spin On The “Greatest Story Ever Told”

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You’d be forgiven for losing track of Paramount Pictures and MGM’s grand Ben-Hur reboot. Set for release long after Independence Day: Resurgence, Star Trek Beyond and Warner’s Suicide SquadTimur Bekmambetov’s long-gestating reboot is all but set to cap off the summer blockbuster season next month, but there hasn’t been an awful lot of fanfare to trumpet its arrival.

Hoping to stoke excitement today is an all-new, minute-long trailer for Ben-Hur that chronicles Paramount’s modern redo of one of the greatest stories ever told. Taking point as the titular, disgraced prince and merchant, Jack Huston (Boardwalk Empire) stages the comeback to end all comebacks in the snippet above, as he plots revenges on his adopted brother Messala (Toby Kebbell), who framed our title hero for a crime he didn’t commit.

In bringing back the 1959 historical epic – itself based on Lew Wallace’s Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ »

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Final Trailer: Bekmambetov's "Ben-Hur"

19 hours ago | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

Ahead of the film's release on August 19th, Paramount Pictures and MGM have posted a new and likely final full trailer for their Timur Bekmambetov-directed remake of "Ben-Hur". John Ridley and Keith Clarke penned the script for this new adaptation of the Lew Wallace novel.

Jack Huston stars as the prince falsely accused of treason by his adopted brother Messala (Toby Kebbell), an officer in the Roman army. Stripped of his title and forced into slavery, he returns to his homeland years later to seek revenge, and instead finds redemption. Morgan Freeman, Rodrigo Santoro, Ayelet Zorer, Nazanin Boniadi and Sofia Black-d'Elia also star.

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Watch the new trailer for Timur Bekmambetov’s ‘Ben-Hur’

19 hours ago | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Coming to cinemas in a few weeks is a brand new re-imagining of the classic story Ben-Hur from visionary filmmaker Timur BekmambetovJack Huston leads the cast, which is also made up of the likes of Morgan Freeman, Toby KebbellNazanin Boniadi, and Rodrigo Santoro.

Here’s the plot.

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. Based on Lew Wallace’s timeless novel, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ

Watch the new trailer below and catch the film in cinemas from September 7th, 2016.

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Spanking New Trailer Hits For Ben-hur

19 hours ago | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has released a brand new trailer for Timur Bekmambetov's version of Ben-hur, which is based Lew Wallace’s timeless novel, Ben-hur: A Tale Of The Christ.

The film stars Jack HustonToby KebbellToby KebbellMorgan FreemanRodrigo SantoroNazanin BoniadiAyelet Zorer, and Sofia Black-d'Elia.

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.

Check out the new trailer below and let us know what you think.

Ben-hur is in theaters August 19, 2016.

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Ben-Hur 360 Photo Lets You Explore the Chariot Race

19 July 2016 1:42 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

It's been 57 years since the classic Ben-Hur hit theaters, with many film buffs still considering the original chariot race to be amongst the all-time great action scenes in cinema. This summer, director Timur Bekmambetov brings this iconic moment, and the rest of Lew Wallace's epic story, back to life when Paramount's reboot of Ben-Hur hits theaters. We have already seen parts of the chariot scene in the first photos and trailer, but today we have an immersive look at this key set piece through a new 360 photo.

This 360 photo debuted on Facebook, where fans can rotate a full 360 degrees around the entire frame. The image features another look at the title character, played by Jack Huston, on his chariot, while another has crashed behind him. This image also gives us a better grasp of how enormous this chariot auditorium truly is.

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Check Out The New Music Video And Posters From Paramount Pictures Ben-hur

13 July 2016 1:14 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

For King & Country call for a “Ceasefire” in this new music video from the Ben-hur soundtrack.

“We are so honored that For King & Country have allowed us to use their beautiful song for our film Ben-hur,” said executive producer Roma Downey. “Our country today is filled with so much anger, tension and violence and this song and our film spread a message of forgiveness and reconciliation that is needed now more than ever.”

The music video features never-before-seen footage from the film by Paramount & MGM.

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.  Based »

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New 'Ben-hur' TV Spots and Music Video are Here!

13 July 2016 11:37 AM, PDT | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

Paramount Pictures has released two brand new TV spots and a music video for Timur Bekmambetov's version of Ben-hur, which is based Lew Wallace’s timeless novel, Ben-hur: A Tale Of The Christ.

The film stars Jack HustonToby KebbellToby KebbellMorgan FreemanRodrigo SantoroNazanin BoniadiAyelet Zorer, and Sofia Black-d'Elia.

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.

Check out the new TV spots and the music video from Pop duo for King & Country below. The music video features never-before-seen footage from the film. 

Executive producer Roma Downey had this »

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Morgan Freeman and Jack Huston go behind the scenes on Ben Hur

11 July 2016 7:03 AM, PDT | Cineplex | See recent Cineplex news »

It’s been a while since we’ve seen a good old-fashioned swords and sandals epic, but Ben-Hur looks like it’s going to fill that void.

A new featurette was just released that goes behind the scenes with the actors and filmmakers to discuss characters, stunts, and plot intricacies. Ben-Hur is a remake of the 1959 film of the same name starring Charlton Heston, and stars Jack Huston as the titular character. Ben-Hur is a falsely accused man that toils away as a slave before returning home for vengeance against the man who betrayed him.

Morgan Freeman, Toby Kebbell, and Ayelet Zurer also star, making this one remake we won’t miss.

Check out the cool new featurette below, and catch Ben-Hur when it hits Cineplex theatres August 19th.

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New character posters arrive for upcoming retelling of ‘Ben-Hur’

7 July 2016 11:39 PM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Ahead of its release next month, Paramount Pictures and MGM have released a five-piece set of new character posters for Timur Bekmambetov‘s retelling of Ben-Hur.

Jack Huston, Morgan Freeman, Toby Kebbel, Nazanin Boniadi, and Rodrigo Santoro star in the film, which is based on Lew Wallace’s timeless novel, “Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ.”

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

Check out the posters below. The film arrives in cinemas from August 26th, 2016.

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New character posters introduce the cast of Ben-Hur

7 July 2016 5:02 PM, PDT | JoBlo.com | See recent JoBlo news »

It's going to be a little hard to top Charlton Heston's Ben-hur, but Timur Bekmambetov seems game to give it a try. The upcoming epic from Paramount/MGM tells the 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... Read More »

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Ben-hur character posters!

7 July 2016 2:18 PM, PDT | Cinelinx | See recent Cinelinx news »

The Epic Classic Ben-hur is next up on Hollywoods Remake list, and now we have some character posters!

Ben-Hur is considered a classic. Released in 1959, starring the great Charlton Heston, had the largest budget of it's time. $15 Million! It became the second highest grossing film of it's time! Needless to say it is a timeless classic. But there comes a time in every films life that it has to be remade. That is basically the rule of Hollywood now!

And now that comes to pass. Earlier this year we were given a trailer that was met with pretty mixed reactions, but now the remake has a new set of character posters! Check them out here:

Pretty cool right? My personal favorite is Morgan Freeman! Reguardless of how cheesy he looks in the dreads! Marketing for the film is really starting to ramp up with to get us ready for their August 19th release date. »

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A new TV spot and some fine looking Character posters arrive for Ben-Hur

7 July 2016 9:18 AM, PDT | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

Perfect Bank Holiday viewing is coming your way this August as director Timur Bekmambetov brings the story of Ben-Hur back to the big screen. This retelling of the tale has its roots in the Lew Wallace novel which gave the 1959 film adaptation its foundation. In many ways Bekmambetov’s film has to live up to […]

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First Featurette Takes Us Behind The Scenes Of Ben-Hur Remake

6 July 2016 7:08 PM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Paramount Pictures has today released the first featurette for Ben-Hur, the remake of the Charlton Heston led Oscar winning classic. Directed by Wanted‘s Timur Bekmambetov, the movie looks surprisingly good (whether or not it will be is another matter) and will hopefully turn talented Boardwalk Empire star Jack Huston into a household name.

This version of Ben-Hur will play up the parallel storyline of Jesus Christ, but the main drama is actually the blood feud between Judah Ben-Hur and Messala, who grew up best friends before the Roman Empire took control of Jerusalem. Ben-Hur was a Jewish prince and Messala the son of a Roman tax collector, but after the latter leaves to be educated in Rome for five years, the young man returns with a different attitude and mocks Judah and his religion.

When a procession passes by Judah’s house and a roof tile accidentally falls and hits the governor, »

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Check Out The New “Epic” Featurette For Ben-hur

6 July 2016 5:40 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

Learn about one of the greatest stories ever told in this new featurette for Paramount Pictures upcoming film Ben-hur.

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. Based on Lew Wallace’s timeless novel, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ. Also starring Morgan Freeman and Rodrigo Santoro.

Ben-hur opens in cinemas on August 12.

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Ben-Hur Gets A New Trailer

15 June 2016 5:22 AM, PDT | www.themoviebit.com | See recent TheMovieBit news »

Recent years have brought us numerous remakes no one ever asked for, but Hollywood have really out done itself with Timur Bekmembetov’s (Night Watch, Wanted) Ben-Hur, already brought to the screen in fantastic fashion twice in 1925 and 1959 (the version we all know with Charlton Heston). The first trailer for this remake really showed what a director with an eye for crazy visuals like Bekmembetov could bring to the tale, and now a second trailer lifts the lid on the story, and good god it is awful. First off, it stuffs way too much into just under three minutes, with the super serious tone leading to some unintentional laughs on more than one occasion. Secondly, couldn’t they have picked a different song? I have no idea what they are aiming for with it, but they didn’t hit their mark. Instead, it makes the whole affair look behind cheesy. Check it out below, if you feel you need to. Released: 19th August (U.S.)/ 26th August (Irl/U.K.) »

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Timur Bekmambetov Stages A Chariot Race In New Trailer For Ben-Hur Remake

14 June 2016 3:31 PM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Where do you begin when remaking one of the most decorated movies of all time? That’s a burden shouldered by director Timur Bekmambetov, who will be steering his new rendition of Ben-Hur into theaters on August 19.

In anticipation of the retooled sword and sandals epic, which will once again draw from Lew Wallace’s seminal 1880 novel of the same name, Paramount has rolled out a new trailer and featurette for the summer blockbuster. Designed to chronicle the brotherhood shared between Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston) and Messala (Toby Kebbell), it isn’t long before the latter thrusts a wedge between the two, stripping Huston’s respected prince of his title. One gruelling spell in slavery later and Ben-Hur remerges, this time seeking redemption.

Also on board for Paramout’s big-budget tentpole are Morgan Freeman, Rodrigo Santoro, Nazanin Boniadi, Ayelet Zorer, Sofia Black-d’Elia and Danish actor Pilou Asbæk as Judean emperor Pontius Pilate.

Below, you’ll be able to get a play-by-play breakdown on how Bekmambetov and his team recreated the chariot race, widely considered to be one of the most iconic scenes in cinematic history. No pressure, then.

Ben-Hur is expected to race into theaters on August 19.

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. Based on Lew Wallace’s timeless novel, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ. Also starring Morgan Freeman and Rodrigo Santoro.

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Watch The New Chariot Race Featurette For Ben-hur

14 June 2016 12:20 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

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Paramount Pictures has released a brand new featurette for director Timur Bekmambetov’s upcoming film Ben-hur – in theaters August 19, 2016.

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. Based on Lew Wallace’s timeless novel, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ. Also starring Morgan Freeman and Rodrigo Santoro. (Trailer)

See how the team brought the chariot race to life in this new featurette.

One of the highlights of the 1959 film, which ran 212 minutes, is its now-legendary chariot race, staged largely by stunt expert Yakima Canutt. Ben-hur’s Oscar haul included Best Picture, Best Director for the legendary William Wyler, Best Actor for Heston, and Best Supporting Actor for Welsh actor Hugh Griffith as an Arab sheik.

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