Man talk about a the most amazing race in cinematic history, like the chariot race between Judah Ben – Hur (Charlton Heston) and Tribune Messala (Stephen Boyd) in William Wylers Oscar winning “Ben – Hur”.
Have you seen this Race? Holy Fuckin dick in a box! is it amazing. The camera moves, the intensity, the power, and the fact behind the scene, was that it was unscripted. Fucking improvised!
I won’t spoil you the details, you have to experience on your own screen, not just some guy whistlin’ dixie about a movie scene. Go rent it…or buy it, it’s from 1959. and for that time? Holy Hell does it look good. But listen to this too.
Ben – Hur had a cast of 8, 000 extras, 300 sets, and 100, 000 costumes. This movie nearly pushed Metro, Goldwyn and Mayer (MGM) into Bankruptcy. But then you’ve got 11 academy awards out of the film, including best picture. WOW!
I wish I had a chariot race in my life.Read less