Toby Kebbell in the trailer for “Ben-Hur”
In the Network appeared the first trailer of the film “Ben-Hur” (Ben-Hur), produced by Timur Bekmambetov under the leadership of Paramount Pictures. Large-scale historical drama is an adaptation of the novel Lew Wallace’s “Ben-Hur: the story of Christ” and a remake of the eponymous film in 1959, which was a huge success (in 1960 original painting by William Wyler received 11 “Oscars”!).
In the remake of 2016 starred Hollywood actors Jack Huston, Toby Kebbell, Morgan Freeman and Nazanin Boniadi. The film will be released in the Russian hire on August 11, 2016.
The action in the book “Ben-Hur” is set in the early first century ad. In the story of Jewish Prince Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston) because of the betrayal of a friend becomes a slave on the Roman galleys. Eventually, circumstances lead him into the house of a Roman nobleman and Ben-Hur gets the opportunity to return to his homeland to avenge the wrong and to find the missing sisters and mother. In the book there is a parallel storyline, which is dedicated to the history of Jesus Christ, who preached in Judea.
Morgan Freeman in the trailer for “Ben-Hur”
Jack Huston in the trailer for “Ben-Hur”
Jack Huston and Morgan Freeman in the trailer for “Ben-Hur”