Lawrence of Arabia (1962): Articles


Omar Sharif Movies: Stardom Boosted by 'Doctor Zhivago,' Busted by Che Guevara

Omar Sharif in 'Doctor Zhivago.' Egyptian actor Omar Sharif Following the long Theodore Bikel article posted yesterday (July 22, '15), below is a brief career recap of Egyptian film star Omar Sharif, who died on July 10 and whose credits include the David Lean-directed classics Lawrence of Arabia and Doctor […]


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Omar Sharif Movies: Stardom Boosted by 'Doctor Zhivago,' Busted by Che Guevara



Best British Movies of All Time?

Best British movies of all time: Michael Caine in 'Get Carter.' Best British Movies of All Time? Ten years ago, Get Carter, starring Michael Caine as a dangerous-looking London gangster, was selected as the United Kingdom's very best movie of all time according to 25 British film critics polled by […]


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Best British Movies of All Time?



Peter O'Toole Dies: 'Lawrence of Arabia' Actor & Best Actor Oscar Record of Sorts

Peter O'Toole as T.E. Lawrence in David Lean's 'Lawrence of Arabia' Peter O'Toole: 'Lawrence of Arabia' actor, eight-time Oscar nominee dead at 81 Stage, film, and television actor Peter O'Toole, an eight-time Best Actor Academy Award nominee best remembered for his performance as T.E. Lawrence in David Lean's epic blockbuster […]


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Peter O'Toole Dies: 'Lawrence of Arabia' Actor & Best Actor Oscar Record of Sorts



Alec Guinness Movies: 'Star Wars' Star's Fagin Caused Stir

Alec Guinness. Alec Guinness movies: Pre-'Star Wars' Guinness runs the gamut from Dickens' Fagin to Japanese businessman romancing Rosalind Russell Alec Guinness is Turner Classic Movies' “Summer Under the Stars” star on Saturday, August 3, 2013. The bad news: No Alec Guinness TCM premieres or lesser-known Guinness movies, e.g., A […]


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Alec Guinness Movies: 'Star Wars' Star's Fagin Caused Stir



'Lawrence of Arabia' & 'Young Winston': TCM Films

Peter O'Toole, Omar Sharif, Lawrence of Arabia Turner Classic Movies' “Race and Hollywood: Arab Images on Film” continues this evening with four movies about European powers and their difficult relationship with “the Arab races”: Lawrence of Arabia, Lion of the Desert, The Four Feathers, and Young Winston. In David Lean's […]


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'Lawrence of Arabia' & 'Young Winston': TCM Films



Peter O'Toole Movies: 'Lawrence of Arabia,' 'The Last Emperor'

Peter O'Toole, Omar Sharif in David Lean's Lawrence of Arabia Peter O'Toole on Turner Classic Movies on Saturday, Aug. 28., '10, TCM's “Summer Under the Stars” series has only four more days to go. (See TCM's Peter O'Toole movie schedule further below.) O'Toole isn't one of my favorite actors – […]


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Peter O'Toole Movies: 'Lawrence of Arabia,' 'The Last Emperor'



'Avatar' Trailing 'Ben-Hur'? & James Cameron 3D Fantasy vs. 'Alice in Wonderland'

'Avatar' set with James Cameron and Sam Worthington. Avatar inflation-adjusted domestic box office chart James Cameron's socially conscious sci-fi/fantasy/adventure mix Avatar hasn't been the top grosser at the North American box office for nearly two months. Starring Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, and Sigourney Weaver, Avatar was initially dethroned by the […]


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'Avatar' Trailing 'Ben-Hur'? & James Cameron 3D Fantasy vs. 'Alice in Wonderland'