Release Date: November 18th, 1959
DVD Release Date: March 13th, 2001
G|3 hr 32 min
Charlton Heston plays a Palestinian Jew who is battling the Roman empire at the time of Christ. His actions send him and his family into slavery, but an inspirational encounter with Jesus changes everything. Heston finally meets his rival in a justly famous chariot race and rescues his suffering family.
Director: William Wyler
Genres: Historical drama
Production Co: Metro Goldwyn Mayer
Distributors: Metro Goldwyn Mayer