Morgan Freeman and Jack Huston in “Ben-Hur,” a modern take on the old classic.
Morgan Freeman and Jack Huston in “Ben-Hur,” a modern take on the old classic. Paramount Pictures TNS
Morgan Freeman and Jack Huston in “Ben-Hur,” a modern take on the old classic. Paramount Pictures TNS

The trite vision of faith in a new ‘Ben-Hur’ is enough to make this Christian pine for the grand religious dramas of yesteryear

August 29, 2016 08:16 AM