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When a Jewish prince is betrayed and sent into slavery by a Roman friend, he regains his freedom and comes back for revenge.
Sculptors cast more than 200 pieces of statuary to supplement the thousands of props used from Cinecitta's warehouse.
Rower No. 42:
Forty-one, why did he do that?
Judah Ben-Hur: I don't know.
Judah Ben-Hur: Once before, a man helped me. I didn't know why then.
When Arrius orders rest after having the rowers go to ramming speed, the order is given to raise oars, at the order to rest all of the rowers drop their oars, you hear them splash as they are dropped. But the oars do not change their angle to the rowers as they should if the ship were still moving through the water, they stay perpendicular to the side of the ship as if the ship were stationary.
The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer lion is shown in a still-frame to appear looking peaceful at the beginning rather than roaring.
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