CHW3M Historical Movie Review

Filming the chariot race from 'Ben-Hur', 1925 (b/w photo)

Scene from Ben Hur; Source: Image Quest

Hollywood has created many movies about ancient history -most are entertaining, but are they accurate?

Use the resources listed on the handout below to learn more about a particular event/topic in ancient history.  You will use this knowledge to assess how far “off the mark” or how accurate Hollywood is in creating historical films?


While researching you must take effective research notes.  Use the information here to help you.


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