The versatile Arab: Omar Sharif and his varied roles
The most famous Arab actor in Hollywood, Omar Sharif, won global renown with his intense performance in David Lean's epic "Lawrence of Arabia" but then went on to essay roles as diverse as of iconic Soviet and Latin American revolutionaries, a German ...
'Hidden Figures,' 'La La Land' Win Location Managers Guild Awards
Also during the evening, Danny Boyle was honored with the Eva Monley Award, which is named after the location scout for John Huston, David Lean and Otto Preminger and honors industry professionals that support of the work of location specialists.
TCM Classic Film Festival Honors Best Of Hollywood's Past, From Sidney Poitier To Carl Reiner And Mel Brooks
Last night I returned to the fest and saw a stunning restoration with a nearly full, rapt audience of the 1957 Best Picture winner from David Lean, The Bridge On The River Kwai, again on that giant Chinese IMAX screen (the smaller Chinese 6 theatres, ...
Review: Gertrude of Arabia in 'Queen of the Desert'
New York Times
Unavoidably, the material puts Mr. Herzog on geographic and thematic territory previously charted by David Lean. (The heroine, like the protagonist of Mr. Lean's “Lawrence of Arabia,” is shown in the Nafud Desert, the site of “the sun's anvil” in that ...