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  • May 26, 2012
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    Created after the Civil War, and before the rise of the computers, the movie, \"Ben-Hur,\" is magnificent on all accounts. The actors, Charleton Heston on, the sets, the music, the costumes, all make this a movie event that will be viewed again and again, by millions who have seen it before and before. This story of Jesus is not pushed on the viewer but rather infects him like an antibiotic-resistant virus, from which there is no escape. And as you inevitably slip into the final delirium, you too will be heard to says, \"Christ, that was some trip.\".......