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Lawrence of Arabia
The story of T.E. 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.
IMDB 8.3
RT 98%
Metacritic 100
StarsPeter O'TooleAlec GuinnessAnthony QuinnJack Hawkins
DirectorDavid Lean
WriterT.E. Lawrence (writings)Robert Bolt (screenplay)Michael Wilson (screenplay)

AwardsWon 7 Oscars
  • Best SoundWinner
    John Cox
  • Best Motion Picture of the YearWinner
    Sam Spiegel
  • Best Music, Substantially Original ScoreWinner
    Maurice Jarre
  • Best Achievement in Film EditingWinner
    Anne V. Coates
  • Best Achievement in DirectingWinner
    David Lean
  • Best Achievement in CinematographyWinner
    Freddie Young
  • Best Art Direction-Set DecorationWinner
    John Box, John Stoll, Dario Simoni
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
    Peter O'Toole
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
    Omar Sharif
  • Best Adapted Screenplay
    Robert Bolt, Michael Wilson