Who Won the 1958
Academy Awards Best Director

David Lean

("The Bridge On The River Kwai")

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Trailer: “Lawrence of Arabia” 70MM Re-Release

Dark Horizons
If you loved your 70mm in cinema fix with Christopher Nolan's “Dunkirk,” then this is for you. David Lean's iconic epic “Lawrence Of Arabia” is on its way back to cinemas in the original 70mm presentation. The true story tale stars Peter O'Toole as T.E ...

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Stunning clash of civilisations

The Australian
The studio, 20th Century Fox, set them up in a screening room for this binge, which included the nine Apes films made to date, a few of the movies I've mentioned and some I didn't think of at the time but which make sense in retrospect, such as David ...

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Samohi Grads Have High Hopes “Within”

Santa Monica Daily Press
(Spielberg's role models were: Alfred Hitchcock, Stanley Kubrick, David Lean and Martin Scorsese, which, if I may say so jokingly, is not a bad group. ) King and Auerbach do far more than hope. They've done a short film, “Seven” and two feature length ...

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Enough of the reboots, these are the books that deserve original film or television series

The London Economic
I call Bingo!) There is Nostromo by Joseph Conrad, which David Lean was keen on, until he died. That rather got in the way. Or, there is 100 Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Much like The Catcher in the Rye, Marquez stood obstinately ...

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