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 - CROWD gathers to listen to Jesus as he delivers...
CROWD gathers to listen to Jesus as he delivers the Sermon T % on the Mount in Metro-Goldwyn Mayer's Acedemy Awarci- '-' winning "Ben Hur" now showing for a limited engagement at ' « ' · the Liberty theatre. 'Ben-Hur Movie Giant Spectacle -2 driving . With .the of JOE CARAHER One man galleons as galley slaves. One of the great theatrical!During a spectacularly filmed productions of our time opened at the Liberty Wednesday, the famed Academy Award-winning extravaganza, Ben-Hur. naval battle Ben-Hur saves the life of a high Roman officer and official. He is hailed in Rome as a hero and becomes a famous are control times. -- icy The Patrol a driver of his slow down safety. drivers that safe during unless winterized -- especially i chariot racer. A LONG FIGHT · those who go only occasionally -- certainly will be amazed at the magnitude of this film, the I Throughout the long fbur- 'extravagant sets, the hundreds!year period he is away from his and hundreds of persons required to tell this thrilling-story of people in the time of Christ. And they will be enthused with the performance turned in by Charlelon Heslon, who has the lead. " The s t o r y b r e a t h - taking sequence of scenes showing the birth of Christ in Bethlehem; the star hovering over the town and then the coming of the shepherds and Wise Men to pay homage to the Child. Ben Hur is a young Jew, a · boyhood friend of a Roman tribune who is second in command of the garrison in Jeru- ?! "sa.lenT, Ben-Hur's home. The ^ s o l d i e r represents Caesar's' conquest of all Europe and Asia Minor. He appeals to Ben-Hur to forsake the Jewish people, "'inform and neighbors, Ben-Hur bears a fierce resentment Tobacco his former friend, the tri-jbaccb Valley who forced him into slav-1 day and sent his mother 'and | Ronald to prison. When he 1 Several back to Judea he gets his opens with aichance. He meets his old adversary in a thrilling chariot race. All the hatred, vengeance and by members D. Smiley supper election that can be muster-1 gave a by .two men is vented in this land contest. Ben-Hur becomes a follower of Christ as a result of constant encouragement from the girl he loves and his elderly friend, Balthazar, one of the Wise Men of the East. All follow the passion and .death of Christ, filmed in an unbelievably outstanding manner by William Wyler, who produced "for MGM what many critics rate as the outstanding ideas on Henry plans of for concerning legislation report Scott-concerning of

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  1. The Daily Inter Lake,
  2. 25 Dec 1960, Sun,
  3. Page 2

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