"As Quintus Arrius in Ben-Hur!
Jack Hawkins, to many, is a largely unknown actor but to his fans he is known from The Bridge On The River Kwai, Lawrence Of Arabia, League Of Gentlemen and, of course, Ben-Hur!
Despite being overshadowed by Charlton Heston, Mr. Hawkins dominated every scene he appeared in, especially the whole Galley sequence.
What worries me is that how come he wasn't nominated? Another supporting actor, Hugh Griffith (who plays the charismatic Sheik Illdrim) won the Best Supp"