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Lawrence of Arabia

(1962)

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| Film | Colour | Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War | 3h 48min |
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| Stars: Peter O’Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn | Director: David Lean

An adventurer’s life with the Arabs, told in flashbacks after his accidental death in the thirties

Cast

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Peter O’Toole
T E Lawrence
Promotional shot of distinguished British actor, Alec Guinness
Prince Faisal
Anthony Quinn
Auda Abu Tayi
British actor Jack Hawkins wears a jacket and tie
General Allenby
Omar Sharif
Sherif Ali
José Ferrer
Turkish Bey
Anthony Quayle
Colonel Brighton
Claude Rains
Mr Dryden
Arthur Kennedy
Jackson Bentley
Donald Wolfit
General Murray
I S Johar
Gasim
Gamil Ratib
Majid
Michel Ray
Farraj
John Dimech
Daud
Zia Mohyeddin
Tafas
Howard Marion-Crawford
Medical Officer
Jack Gwillim
Club Secretary
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Hugh Miller
RAMC Colonel
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Reviews

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Sprawling epic that manages after four hours to give no insight whatever into the complexities of character of this mysterious historic figure, but is often spectacularly beautiful and exciting along the way. (Halliwell’s)

Pictures

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Omar Sharif (Sherif Ali) looks menacingly at the back of Peter O’Toole (T.E. Lawrence)

Production

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David Lean
Director
Sam Spiegel
Producer
T E Lawrence
Writer (writings)
Robert Bolt
Writer (screenplay)

Companies

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Horizon Pictures (II)
Production company
Columbia Pictures Corporation
Distribution company
Columbia TriStar Films
Distribution company