Ben-Hur is a 2016 American epic historical action drama film directed by Timur Bekmambetov and written by Keith Clarke and John Ridley. It has been termed a “re-adaptation,” “reimagining,” and “new interpretation” of the novel. The film stars Jack Huston, Morgan Freeman, Toby Kebbell, Nazanin Boniadi, Haluk Bilginer and Rodrigo Santoro.
The epic story of Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston), a prince falsely accused of treason by his adopted brother, an officer in the Roman army. After years at sea, Judah returns to his homeland to seek revenge, but finds redemption.
Ben-Hur is scheduled to be released on August 19 in 2D, 3D, RealD 3D, Digital 3D and IMAX 3D. Ben-Hur is releasing in English, Tamil, Hindi, Telugu with Digital 3D Effect.