Search results for "Omar Sharif"

Lawrence of Arabia (1962) RT 97% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Apr 2001

The story of British officer T.E. Lawrence's mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Lawrence becomes a ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  David Lean
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Alec Guinness  •  Anthony Quinn  •  Jack Hawkins

10,000 BC (2008)

A prehistoric epic that follows a young mammoth hunter's journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Roland Emmerich
CAST:  Steven Strait  •  Camilla Belle  •  Cliff Curtis  •  Nathanael Baring

Doctor Zhivago (1965) RT 81% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Doctor Zhivago is the filmed adapation of the Russian novel by Boris Pasternak from director David Lean that was an international success and today deemed a classic. Omar ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  David Lean
CAST:  Omar Sharif  •  Julie Christie  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Rod Steiger

Hidalgo (2004) RT 47% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Set in 1890, this is the story of a Pony Express courier who travels to Arabia to compete with his horse, Hidalgo, in a dangerous race for a massive contest prize, in an ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Western
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston
CAST:  Viggo Mortensen  •  Zuleikha Robinson  •  Omar Sharif  •  Adam Alexi-Malle

Juggernaut (1974) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Jul 2003

A bomber has planted 7 bombs on a transatlantic cruise ship. While a crack bomb squad team try to defuse the bombs the police attempt to track down the mad bomber.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Lester
CAST:  Richard Harris  •  Omar Sharif  •  David Hemmings  •  Anthony Hopkins

The 13th Warrior (1999) RT 33% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Jan 2002

A Muslim ambassador exiled from his homeland, Ahmad ibn Fadlan finds himself in the company of Vikings. While the behavior of the Norsemen initially offends ibn Fadlan, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • History
DIRECTION:  John McTiernan
CAST:  Antonio Banderas  •  Vladimir Kulich  •  Dennis Storhøi  •  Daniel Southern

The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976) RT 83% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Charles Dreyfus, who has finally cracked over inspector Clouseau's antics, escapes from a mental institution and launches an elaborate plan to get rid of Clouseau once and for all.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Blake Edwards
CAST:  Peter Sellers  •  Herbert Lom  •  Lesley-Anne Down  •  Burt Kwouk

Top Secret! (1984) RT 76% / Audience 80%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Popular and dashing American singer Nick Rivers travels to East Germany to perform in a music festival. When he loses his heart to the gorgeous Hillary Flammond, he finds ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Zucker  •  Jim Abrahams  •  Jerry Zucker
CAST:  Val Kilmer  •  Lucy Gutteridge  •  Peter Cushing  •  Jeremy Kemp

Mackenna's Gold (1969) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Aug 2001

The gangster Colorado kidnaps Marshal McKenna. He believes that McKenna has seen a map which leads to a rich vein of gold in the mountains and forces him to show him the way. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Western
DIRECTION:  J. Lee Thompson
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Omar Sharif  •  Camilla Sparv  •  Julie Newmar

The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964) RT 100% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Feb 2001

Drawn from the same events that later inspired Gladiator, the film charts the power-hungry greed and father-son betrayal that led to Rome's collapse at the bloody hands of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Anthony Mann
CAST:  Sophia Loren  •  Stephen Boyd  •  Alec Guinness  •  Christopher Plummer

Monsieur Ibrahim (2003)

Monsieur Ibrahim is a story about a young Jewish boy in Paris who meets an old Muslim Turkish grocery store owner. The film touches the themes of friendship and love as the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  François Dupeyron
CAST:  Omar Sharif  •  Pierre Boulanger  •  Gilbert Melki  •  Isabelle Renauld

Funny Lady (1975) RT 38% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Feb 2002

1930s in New York – The famous singer Fanny Brice has divorced her first husband Nicky Arnstein. During the depression she has trouble finding work as an artist but meets ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Herbert Ross
CAST:  Barbra Streisand  •  James Caan  •  Omar Sharif  •  Roddy McDowall

Mayrig (1991) RT Audience 93%

Henri Verneuil was born Achod Malakian of Armenian parentage on October 15, 1920, in Rodosto, Turkey, and his family fled to France and settled in Marseilles when he was a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Henri Verneuil
CAST:  Claudia Cardinale  •  Omar Sharif  •  Nathalie Roussel  •  Isabelle Sadoyan

The Night of the Generals (1967) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: May 2007

An unusual World War II crime thriller about a Nazi investigation into the murder of a prostitute. Major Grau finds himself focusing on three suspects: the Generals Tanz, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Anatole Litvak
CAST:  Peter O'Toole  •  Omar Sharif  •  Philippe Noiret  •  Christopher Plummer

The Parole Officer (2001) RT 67% / Audience 64%

A hapless parole officer is framed for murder by a crooked police chief. To prove his innocence he must entice his former clients away from the law abiding lives they are now ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  John Duigan
CAST:  Steve Coogan  •  Lena Headey  •  Ben Miller  •  Om Puri

Green Ice (1981) RT Audience 54%

DVD release: Aug 2014

He wanted adventure...She craved revenge...Emeralds held the answer.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ernest Day
CAST:  Ryan O'Neal  •  Anne Archer  •  Omar Sharif  •  Domingo Ambriz

Heaven Before I Die (1997)

DVD release: Dec 1997

Jacob's feet are so turned out that he walks like Charlie Chaplin. He is different because of that and decides to emigrate from Palestine to Canada, where "everyone is equal". ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Izidore K. Musallam
CAST:  Joanna Pacuła  •  Andy Velasquez  •  Geoffrey Lower  •  Omar Sharif

S+H+E: Security Hazards Expert (1980)

Security Hazards Expert Lavinia Kean, a brilliant American espionage agent, combats the wiles of international criminal and blackmailer Cesare Magnasco.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
DIRECTION:  Robert Michael Lewis
CAST:  Cornelia Sharpe  •  Omar Sharif  •  Robert Lansing  •  Anita Ekberg

Final Cut: Ladies And Gentlemen (2012)

A film where anything can happen - the hero and the heroine changes their faces, age, look, names, and so on. The only same thing: The love between man and woman... in an ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  György Pálfi
CAST:  Isabelle Adjani  •  Agustín Almodóvar  •  Julie Andrews  •  Fanny Ardant

Tengoku no Taizai (1992)

Elite lawyer Ryoko enlists the help of a foreign mafia in rescuing her son from a criminal who holds grudge against her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Toshio Masuda
CAST:  Sayuri Yoshinaga  •  Omar Sharif  •  Hiroki Matsukata  •  Toshiyuki Nishida