Country: United States
Category: Adventure, Drama
Release Date: August 19, 2016
Director: Timur Bekmambetov
Starring: Jack Huston, Toby Kebbell, Rodrigo Santoro
Age Restriction: 13 years
Duration: 207 minutes
Box Office: $?
“Ben-Hur”, If the outstanding figure of 1959, directed by William Wyler was a history of “revenge“, the new Ben-Hur adaptation is a history “on capitulation and pardon” necessary at present, as affirm the protagonists of the movie
Actor Jack Huston, who personifies Judah Ben-Hur, proved to be satisfied for demonstrating with its work that “there is another way” beyond the “hate and the revenge”, that happens for the conciliation and the redemption. “Con Judah we experience that to grow we need to touch fund”, affirmed Huston, who admires the performance of Charlton Heston since it was small.
Its share-out partner, Toby Kebbell – the one who interprets Messala – supports that the tape shows “a history that indicates the difference between the power and the force”. Terms that are used indiscriminately and that here remain represented by, respectively, the Roman army and by Jesus Christ, pointed the actor.”...
NEW GENERATION. The producer of the tape, Rome Downey, emphasized the need to bring over again to the public the story of the novel of Lew Wallace and to move it to the young generations, after 57 years.
He made sure that new Ben-Hur directed by the Russian Timur Bekmambetov, has a very different “” argument and continues more the original plot of the book. Ben-Hur, who also adapted himself to the mute movies, it tells the history of a man who betrayed by its brother, spends years like slave and returns to Rome in search of revenge.
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“That of 1959 lasts three hours. It was so long that it had an interval. The hearing already does not have this patience”, expresses the producer. He said, also, that “in interpretations terms, (the piece of news) it is more natural, and the edition is more agile” that the Wyler tape, winner of 11 awards Oscar....
For the remembered scene of the career of cuádrigas, Ben-Hur used this time the minimum of possible special effects and to look for the realism, infiltrating cameras between the horses and the proper actors, affirmed Downey.
“Ben-Hur” “It is the nearest thing to the death that you can be”, he mentioned with humor Huston on the recording of the scene and added that a special effects excess “removes you from the personages”.
JESUS. Actor Rodrigo Santoro quoted that “the comparisons with the movie of the 50 are inevitable”, but that in case of its personage, Jesus Christ, the movie tries to show it like a “” more accessible and nearby figure....!
The Brazilian interpreter reported how in its process of preparation of the personage it went on from the mere investigation to “to put into practice” the educations of Jesus Christ in due time a day “I came across with the gigantic walls of the humanity, but it is the way, and I can say that I was never so happy”, affirmed Santoro, who, I join other actors, had a meeting with pope Francisco and from whom it received its blessing. EFE.. .