Ben-Hur (1959). I gave this 5/5, so read my review for why this mighty epic is worth a look.

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Film review by Jason Day of Ben-Hur, the Roman-era set epic about a Jewish Prince who is forced into slavery before becoming a champion chariot racer for his enemy. Starring Charlton Heston and Stephen Boyd, directed by William Wyler.

Historical/Period/Epic

5stars Excellent genius a classic

 

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The Heiress (1949)

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Film review of the melodrama about a wealthy and naive young woman who is pursued by a handsome fortune hunter, starring Olivia de Havilland, Montgomery Clift, Ralph Richardson and Miriam Hopkins.

Director: William Wyler. Paramount. (U)

Romance

5stars-Excellent-genius-a-classic

 

 

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The Big Country (1958). 5/5 for this classic, sexualised western.

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Film review, by Jason Day, of The Big Country, the classic western starring Gregory Peck and Jean Simmons.

Western

5stars-Excellent-genius-a-classic

 

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