Mark Burnett and Roma Downey are back again it yet again. This time the spouse/spouse, government-developing duo are encouraging Paramount Photographs with their remake of Charlton Heston’s 1959 epic, Ben-Hur. Releasing theaters nationwide this August, the key motion image just introduced its very first formal trailer (view under).
In the 2-moment furthermore sneak peek movie, we get our very first glimpse of Judah Ben-Hur performed by British actor Jack Huston and his adopted brother/rival, Messala (Toby Kebbell). The clips propose an action-hefty, spectacular experience in this remake, but there also are some clues that the basic Roman-era saga will however have faith.
The studio confirms Ben-Hur will be “bursting with action – such as a new chariot race for the ages – and elevated by Christian themes of justice, liberty, and radical forgiveness”.
Based on Lew Wallace’s Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ, the Timur Bekmambetov-directed movie also stars Morgan Freeman, Nazanin Boniadi, Haluk Bilginer, and Rodrigo Santoro, as Jesus of Nazareth.
Ben-Hur is a key Paramount Photographs/MGM motion image hitting theaters nationwide on August 19, 2016. This movie has not nevertheless been rated.