Ben Hur is the movie blockbuster of the 1959 winner of 11 Oscars we have all seen, probably more than once.
The title role is played by the great actor Charlton Heston, while the shooting was carried out in Rome in studios Cinecittà.
In this episode of Ulisse: the pleasure of discovery, Alberto Angela, besides telling curiosities and anecdotes related to this undisputed masterpiece of cinema, It leads us to the real places where take place the events narrated in the film.
Among these Circus Maximus, of which remains only the esplanade.
in conclusion, starting from Ben Hur, Alberto Angela leads us not only to discover the most ancient and authentic Roma, but above all to relive its glorious past.
The fans can not miss this appointment with history (see also https://www.pilloledistoria.it/12496/cinema-tv-spettacolo/alberto-angela-maria-antonietta).
Tune Rai Uno at 21.25 (Photo gives: tvblog.it).