Who was the director of Ben Hur?
the 1925 movie was directed by Fred niblo.
the 1959 movie( the one with the super famous chariot race, and charlton heston as ben hur) was directed by William wyler.
The 'Ben-Hur' story line, depicted in the movies, is fictional, but the name means: BEN=the son of + HUR=a man's name..."The son of Hur". This reference can be found in one scripture: (1 Kings 4:7-8) "And Solomon had twelve officers over all Israel...And these are their names: The son of Hur, in mount Ephraim: ..."(KJV) This is rendered 'Ben-Hur' in NIV and NASB and many other translations.
Titanic Ben-Hur West Side Story The Lord of the Rings The Return of the King - which is the odd one out?
West Side Story won 10 Oscars, while Ben-Hur, Titanic and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King won 11. West Side Story is also the first movie directed by more than one director to win Best Director. + All four won the Oscar for Best Picture. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King is the only one to win for screenplay.