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Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1925)

Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ
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Directed by (View all)
J.J. Cohn

J.J. Cohn



Starring (View all)
Ramon Novarro

Ramon Novarro

Ben-Hur
May McAvoy

May McAvoy

Esther
Claire McDowell

Claire McDowell

Princess of Hur
Kathleen Key

Kathleen Key

Tirzah
Nigel De Brulier

Nigel De Brulier

Simonides


Written by (View all)
Lew Wallace

Lew Wallace

June Mathis

June Mathis

(adaptation)


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Release date: 8 October 1927
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