Today in History: ‘Ben-Hur’ Wins 11 Academy Awards

This day (April 4) in 1960, the epic movie Ben-Hur collects 11 Oscars at the 32nd Annual Academy Awards ceremony! Based on the novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of The Christ, written by Lew Wallace and published in 1880, this lengthy film of three hours and 32 minutes was the most expensive made up to that [Read More…]