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Ben-Hur (1959) Poster

(1959)

Release Info

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Release Dates 

USA 18 November 1959 (New York City, New York) (premiere)
USA 24 November 1959 (Los Angeles, California)
UK 16 December 1959 (London)
Turkey 1960 (Bursa)
Brazil 29 January 1960
Japan 1 April 1960
Argentina 28 April 1960
France May 1960 (Cannes Film Festival)
Australia 5 May 1960 (Sydney) (premiere)
Australia 12 May 1960 (Melbourne)
Ireland 9 September 1960
France 7 October 1960
Netherlands 14 October 1960
West Germany 14 October 1960
Italy 21 October 1960
Portugal 25 October 1960
Spain 19 December 1960
Finland 3 March 1961
Philippines 14 June 1961 (Davao)
Hong Kong 16 November 1961
Mexico 16 November 1961
South Korea 1962
Norway 9 February 1962
Greece 18 February 1962
Denmark 19 February 1962
Sweden 20 February 1962
Turkey November 1963 (Istanbul)
Denmark 7 August 1964 (re-release)
Australia 13 December 1968 (Sydney) (70mm re-release)
USA February 1969 (Miami Beach, Florida)
USA 26 March 1969 (Los Angeles, California) (re-release)
USA 18 June 1969 (New York City, New York) (re-release)
USA August 1969 (re-release)
Netherlands 14 October 1971 (re-release)
Japan 21 April 1973 (re-release)
Finland 7 January 1977 (re-release)
Hungary 26 August 1982
Philippines 18 April 1985 (Davao) (re-release)
Australia 26 March 1998 (Melbourne) (re-release)
Australia 14 May 1998 (Sydney) (re-release)
France 17 June 1998 (re-release)
Germany 25 October 2001 (DVD premiere)
Japan 27 October 2001 (Tokyo International Fantastic Film Festival)
Japan 19 January 2002 (re-release)
Germany 6 February 2009 (Berlin International Film Festival)
France 18 July 2012 (re-release) (restored version)
Australia 14 October 2012 (limited) (4K Digital Release)

Also Known As (AKA) 

Argentina Ben-Hur
Bulgaria (Bulgarian title) Бен-хур
Brazil Ben-Hur
Spain Ben-Hur
Finland Ben-Hur
France Ben-Hur
Greece Ben Hur
Greece Μπεν Χουρ
Croatia Ben Hur
Hungary Ben Hur
Italy Ben-Hur
Mexico Ben-Hur
Netherlands Ben Hur
Peru Ben-Hur
Poland Ben Hur
Serbia Ben Hur
Soviet Union (Russian title) Бен-Гур
Turkey (Turkish title) Ben-Hur
USA (alternative title) Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ
USA (complete title) William Wyler's Ben-Hur
West Germany Ben Hur
Yugoslavia (Serbian title) Ben Hur

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