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Ben-Hur (1959)

Awards | Image Credits

Academy Awards:
star Best Picture Oscar Sam Zimbalist
star Best Director Oscar William Wyler
star Best Actor Oscar  Charlton Heston
Best Writing Nomination (Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium) Karl Tunberg 
star Best Supporting Actor Oscar Hugh Griffith
star Best Effects Oscar (Special Effects) A. Arnold Gillespie (visual) 
Milo B. Lory (audible) 
Robert MacDonald (III) (visual)
star Best Costume Design Oscar (Color) Elizabeth Haffenden
star Best Sound Recording Oscar Franklin Milton, Sound Director (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studio Sound Department)
star Best Art Direction-Set Decoration Oscar (Color) Edward C. Carfagno (Art)
William A. Horning (Art)
Hugh Hunt (Set)
star Best Cinematography Oscar (Color) Robert Surtees
star Best Film Editing Oscar John D. Dunning 
Ralph E. Winters 
star Best Music Scoring Oscar (Scoring of a Drama or Comedy Picture) Miklós Rózsa 

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