Despite many historical and non-historical mistakes, Ben Hur still won 11 Oscars. This is a 1959 film and is considered one of the masterpieces of world cinema.
On Saturday, April 3, at 9.20 pm on Rete 4, a movie that enters the history of world cinema will be broadcast: Ben Hur.This blockbuster directed by 1959 won 11 Oscars William Willer And starring Charlton Heston Unavoidable Several historical and non-historical errors.
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The most striking (so amazing that it is considered the father of all braggers) without a doubt Charlton Heston’s watch INdosa In one scene. The director, the apparent forgetfulness and sensational supervision of the editorial department…but let’s proceed in order. This film tells the story of Jewish prince Judah Ben Hur (Judah Ben Hur) betrayed by his childhood friend Mesala (Mesala), he is the Roman Tribune. Our protagonist will find a chance to take revenge in the chariot race. This scene has entered the history of world cinema and is considered one of the most spectacular action scenes ever. The whole story takes place in the 1st century AD, so you understand that the existence of watches is absolutely outdated!
Let us see what other historical errors are.At some point in history Ben Hur finds himself in the kitchen As an oarsman. The golden ring gift of his lover Esther is clearly visible on the little finger of his left hand. But slaves were not allowed to own objects and jewelry, especially if they were valuable.
Always stay in the kitchen, The prisoner’s whip for guarding prisoners was a whip that was not used by the ancient Romans. They have a similar harpoon with harpoons or lead pieces on both ends.
After being imprisoned, Ben Hur arrived in Judea and lay under a palm tree.Visible on the neck sweat But when Baldazar looked at him curiously in the close-up shot, the next shot of the protagonist (not moving) showed a scarf around his neck.
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let’s continue Notorious chariot race.Before this starts, you can clearly see the footprints on the earth pneumatici: Most likely those on the cart carrying the camera.
In a race with 9 leaders at the beginning of the race, despite numerous falls, there were still quantitative errors on the tank. Try to count yourself by watching a movie!
of There are too many inconsistencies, obsolescence and errors; despite this Ben Hur is still a masterpiece Cinematography is considered to be one of the best blockbuster films ever.
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