A noble Jew, Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston), his brother adopted novel, Messala (Toby Kebbell), means nice regardless of two utterly totally different origins. While compete within the races, Ben-Hur is injured and Messe leads him again to their household in Jerusalem. Despite the hospitality proven by the endeavor Ben-Hur’s mom, Naomi (Ayelet Zurer) and affection loved by sister Tirzah (Sofia Black A’Elia), Messala feels actually comfortable on this household adopted.
He joined the Romanian military and struggle the wars of the Roman Empire in Germany. And develops emotions for Ben-Hur’s household slave Esther (Nazanin Boniadi), even when his social standing prevents it from getting too near her. But when her father, Simonides (haluk bilginer), decides that it should marry a Roman, Ben-Hur declares his love for her and take him to spouse Esther.
Three years later, the perform returns Messala Roman officer and many decorations. ‘Return coincides with a rising riot of the Zealots, who oppose the oppressive nature of Rome. Ben-Hur care and shelters a younger zealot named Gestas (Moisés Arias). Messala is reunited together with his foster brother and tries to persuade him to function informant Roman Empire. A meal with the household of Ben-Hur, Messala informs them that a new Roman governor named Pontius Pilate (Pilou Asbæokay) will transfer to Jerusalem and should not have to spend any incident, however kindness from Gestas has to extraordinarily price him dearly Ben-Hur and his household.