Lawrence Of Arabia (1962)

Lawrence Of Arabia (51:07)

Lawrence Of Arabia

A white madman embeds himself amongst warring Arab tribes during WW1. What can go wrong? So, so much. But the movie makes for a beloved AFI favourite. Peter O’Toole is outstanding in director David Lean’s hands. We, however, had trouble sorting out our feelings about this sandy epic. Find out why!

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Omar Sharif on IMDb

Alec Guinness on IMDb

Robert Bolt on IMDb

Freddie Young on IMDb

Anne V. Coates on IMDb

Steven Spielberg on IMDb

Info about T.E. Lawrence

Great Edits (the “match” cut)

Box Office Mojo Adjusted For Inflation

1962 Academy Award winners and nominees

Links to: Gone With The Wind and Citizen Kane and The Searchers and The Bridge On The River Kwai and Ben-Hur and Spartacus and Doctor Zhivago and Patton and Apocalypse Now

AFI’s Top 100 lists

Sight & Sound Top 10 in 2002

Next week on the T100P: To Kill A Mockingbird

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