Ben Hur (2010): Part 02

Introduction Ben Hur is a TV miniseries that first aired in 2010. It is based on Lew Wallace’s 1880 novel, Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ. Outline Arrius presents Judah to the duplicitous emperor Tiberias who pits him against a Thracian wrestler,Judah winning. Arrius dies, leaving Judah his estates and Judah returns to Jerusalem, buying… Read More

Ben Hur (2003)

Introduction Ben Hur is a 2003 animated drama film based on the 1880 novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ, by Lew Wallace. It is the fourth film adaptation of the novel. Charlton Heston’s production company, Agamemnon Films (in association with GoodTimes Entertainment), produced this direct-to-video animated version of the story, with Heston himself reprising… Read More

Coriolanus (2019)

Introduction Coriolanus is a 2019 adaptation of William Shakespeare’s tragedy Coriolanus, directed by Barry Avrich and Robert Lepage and starring Andre Sills, who plays the titular character. Roman War hero Martius, alias Coriolanus, is named consul, Rome’s highest public office. But the warrior is no politician – and he faces unaccustomed enemies who fan the… Read More

Coriolanus (2014)

Introduction Coriolanus is a 2014 adaptation of William Shakespeare’s tragedy Coriolanus, directed by Josie Rourke and Tim Van Someren and starring Tom Hiddleston, who plays the titular character. The adaptation’s original title was National Theatre Live: Coriolanus. Outline Caius Martius Coriolanus is a war hero, banished from his home, seeking to come back. Cast Rochenda… Read More