Overview

After having not seen one another in years, wealthy Jewish citizen Judah Ben-Hur and his boyhood close friend Messala, now a Roman tribune, happen to meet. When an accident occurs, Messala, who has become small-minded and arrogant, seeks to destroy the lives of Judah and his family members.

  1. H.H. Caldwell

    Author

  2. Fred Niblo

    Director

  3. Christy Cabanne

    Director

  4. Katherine Hilliker

    Author

  5. Rex Ingram

    Director

  6. Charles Brabin

    Director

  7. J.J. Cohn

    Director

  8. Lew Wallace

    Author

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  1. Ramon Novarro

    Ramon Novarro

    Judah Ben-Hur

  2. Francis X. Bushman

    Francis X. Bushman

    Messala

  3. May McAvoy

    May McAvoy

    Esther

  4. Carmel Myers

    Carmel Myers

    Iras

  5. Nigel De Brulier

    Nigel De Brulier

    Simonides (as Nigel de Brulier)

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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 30, 1925
    Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 23m

Budget $3,900,000.00

Revenue $9,000,000.00

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