Articles Tagged 'Ben-Hur'


WATCH: ‘Ben-Hur’ Gets a 2016 Remake

In the quest to find well-known titles with built-in box-office clout, no property is off-limits. (Can we expect a Godfather trilogy reboot in our lifetimes?) So it should come as no surprise that Ben-Hur is being adapted again for the big screen, and Paramount has released the high-horsepower trailer featuring Jack Huston, Toby Kebbell, Homeland‘s […]

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Chariots of Phwoar: Tom Hiddleston to Play Ben-Hur?

There’s a remake of the 1959 Roman invasion epic Ben-Hur on the way, and it seems that our favorite devilish beanpole is in line to take the starring role, made famous by Charlton Heston. Deadline reports that director Timur Bekmambetov and studios MGM and Paramount are seriously looking at Tom Hiddleston to play Judah Ben-Hur […]