Based on Lew Wallace’s novel “Ben-Hur: The Tale of the Christ“, Ben-Hur is the tale of a nobleman, Ben-Hur who is falsely accused of an assassination attempt by his boyhood friend Messala. How he survives years of slavery under the Romans and does he get his revenge forms the rest of the story.
Directed by Timur Bekmambetov, the movie stars Jack Huston, Toby Kebbell, Morgan Freeman in lead roles and is set to be released on August 12, 2016. The movie carries a huge expectation as it’s previous film adaptation(Ben-Hur 1959) is considered an all-time classic. Check out the official trailer of Ben-Hur released on March 16,2016.