Lawrence of Arabia

Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

8.3 252,518
Approved
3h 48min
Adventure Biography Drama

The story of Thomas Edward Lawrence, the English officer who successfully united and led the diverse, often warring, Arab tribes during World War I in order to fight the Turks.

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Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

8.3 252,518
Approved
3h 48min
Adventure Biography Drama History War

Stars: Peter O'Toole Alec Guinness Anthony Quinn

Writers: Robert Bolt T.E. Lawrence

Director: David Lean

StoryLine

Due to his knowledge of the native Bedouin tribes, British Lieutenant T.E. Lawrence is sent to Arabia to find Prince Faisal and serve as a liaison between the Arabs and the British in their fight against the Turks. With the aid of native Sherif Ali, Lawrence rebels against the orders of his superior officer and strikes out on a daring camel journey across the harsh desert to attack a well-guarded Turkish port.

Cast

Writers: Robert Bolt T.E. Lawrence

Director: David Lean

Actors

  • Peter O'Toole

    Peter O'Toole

    T.E. Lawrence
  • Alec Guinness

    Alec Guinness

    Prince Faisal
  • Anthony Quinn

    Anthony Quinn

    Auda Abu Tayi
  • Jack Hawkins

    Jack Hawkins

    General Allenby
  • Omar Sharif

    Omar Sharif

    Sherif Ali
  • José Ferrer

    José Ferrer

    Turkish Bey (as Jose Ferrer)
  • Anthony Quayle

    Anthony Quayle

    Colonel Brighton
  • Claude Rains

    Claude Rains

    Mr. Dryden
  • Arthur Kennedy

    Arthur Kennedy

    Jackson Bentley
  • Donald Wolfit

    Donald Wolfit

    General Murray
  • I.S. Johar

    I.S. Johar

    Gasim
  • Gamil Ratib

    Gamil Ratib

    Majid
  • Michel Ray

    Michel Ray

    Farraj
  • John Dimech

    John Dimech

    Daud
  • Zia Mohyeddin

    Zia Mohyeddin

    Tafas

Details

Genres
Adventure Biography Drama History War
Official Website
Country
UK
Languages
English, Arabic, Turkish
Filming Locations
Morocco
Also Known As
Lawrence of Arabia
Budget
$15,000,000
Gross
$45,710,874
Sound Mix
70 mm 6-Track
Color
Color
Aspect Ratio
2.20 : 1
Production Company
Horizon Pictures (II)
Taglines
A mighty spectacle of action and adventure! (Australia)
Plot Keywords
arab
desert
bedouin
ottoman empire
british military