Lawrence of Arabia

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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.

Director: David Lean
Writer: T.E. Lawrence (writings), Robert Bolt (screenplay), Michael Wilson (screenplay)
Production: N/A
Year: 1962
MetaScore: 100/100
ImdbRating: 8.3
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 11 Dec 1962
Awards: Won 7 Oscars. Another 23 wins & 14 nominations.


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William Potter - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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William Potter
I killed two people - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I killed two people
No Arab loves the desert - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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No Arab loves the desert
For some men nothing is written unless THEY write it - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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For some men nothing is written unless...
Gasim's time has come - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Gasim's time has come
There may be honor among thieves - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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There may be honor among thieves
A man who tells lies - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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A man who tells lies
It is Auda of the Howitat who speaks - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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It is Auda of the Howitat who speaks
There's nothing further here for a warrior - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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There's nothing further here for a...
What is it - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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What is it
My friends - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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My friends
You are a clown - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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You are a clown
Have you no fear - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Have you no fear
You answered without saying anything - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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You answered without saying anything
I am Auda abu Tayi - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I am Auda abu Tayi
So long as the Arabs fight tribe against tribe - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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So long as the Arabs fight tribe against...
He was a poet - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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He was a poet
With Major Lawrence - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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With Major Lawrence
Are you badly hurt - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Are you badly hurt
Only two kinds of creature get fun in the desert - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Only two kinds of creature get fun in...
I can't make out whether you're bloody bad mannered or just half witted - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I can't make out whether you're bloody...
What is your name - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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What is your name
You will cross Sinai - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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You will cross Sinai
Is that a desert country - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Is that a desert country
We can't just do nothing - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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We can't just do nothing
I think your book is right - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I think your book is right
Never saw a man killed with a sword before - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Never saw a man killed with a sword...
It's my manner - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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It's my manner
Michael George Hartley - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Michael George Hartley
I'll tell you - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I'll tell you
For the English - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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For the English
I thought I was a hard man - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I thought I was a hard man
Sherif Ali - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Sherif Ali
You acted without orders - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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You acted without orders
Undisciplined - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Undisciplined
I'm looking for a hero - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I'm looking for a hero
I've told you - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I've told you
My friend Lawrence - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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My friend Lawrence
You're the most extraordinary man I've ever met - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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You're the most extraordinary man I've...
He will go home - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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He will go home
What ails the Englishman - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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What ails the Englishman
Where are they now - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Where are they now
Here you may drink - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Here you may drink
The English have a great hunger for desolate places - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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The English have a great hunger for...
Lieutenant - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Lieutenant
It's a storm in a tea cup - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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It's a storm in a tea cup
There is the railway - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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There is the railway
I pray that I may never see the desert again - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I pray that I may never see the desert...
Which is why my father made this war upon the Turks - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Which is why my father made this war...
No prisoners - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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No prisoners
Do you think it was worth it - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Do you think it was worth it
I've got orders to obey - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I've got orders to obey
But I fear to do it - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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But I fear to do it
What are you looking for - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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What are you looking for
That's all right - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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That's all right
Is he in trouble - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Is he in trouble
To be great again - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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To be great again
You rotten man - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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You rotten man
Barbarous and cruel - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Barbarous and cruel
I'm an ordinary man - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I'm an ordinary man
The best of them won't come for money - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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The best of them won't come for money
We can cross Arabia while Johnny Turk is still turning round - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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We can cross Arabia while Johnny Turk is...
He was the most extraordinary man I ever knew - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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He was the most extraordinary man I ever...
I told you - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I told you
God help the men that lie under that - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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God help the men that lie under that
The situation's bloody awful - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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The situation's bloody awful
If any of your Bedouin arrived in Cairo and said - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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If any of your Bedouin arrived in Cairo...
A clever man - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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A clever man
What I owe you is beyond evaluation - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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What I owe you is beyond evaluation
It is their payment - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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It is their payment
But they've no boots - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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But they've no boots
You don't have the slightest idea what I'm talking about - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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You don't have the slightest idea what...
Being an Arab will be thornier than you suppose - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Being an Arab will be thornier than you...
I fight like Clausewitz - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I fight like Clausewitz
You are an Englishman - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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You are an Englishman
Can you pass for an Arab in an Arab town - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Can you pass for an Arab in an Arab town
Can we not rest - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Can we not rest
He is dead - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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He is dead
I'm promoting you Major - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I'm promoting you Major
By the way - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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By the way
That is old - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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That is old
Going home - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Going home
Thine mother mated with a scorpion - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Thine mother mated with a scorpion
You love him - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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You love him
Who do you take your orders from - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Who do you take your orders from
They're a nation of sheep stealers - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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They're a nation of sheep stealers
I've been waiting for you - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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I've been waiting for you
Make God your agent - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Make God your agent
Cross my heart and hope to die - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Cross my heart and hope to die
The desert has dried up more blood than you can think of - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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The desert has dried up more blood than...
Then Lawrence is a sword with two edges - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Then Lawrence is a sword with two edges
Lawrence will campaign this winter - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Lawrence will campaign this winter
Not many people have a destiny Lawrence - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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Not many people have a destiny Lawrence
There is only the desert for you - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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There is only the desert for you
What about you - screenshot from movie Lawrence of Arabia
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What about you

Movie Quotes

Movie Cast

T.E. Lawrence - Peter O'Toole
Prince Faisal - Alec Guinness
Auda Abu Tayi - Anthony Quinn
General Allenby - Jack Hawkins
Sherif Ali - Omar Sharif
Turkish Bey - José Ferrer
Colonel Brighton - Anthony Quayle
Mr. Dryden - Claude Rains
Jackson Bentley - Arthur Kennedy
General Murray - Donald Wolfit
Gasim - I.S. Johar
Majid - Gamil Ratib
Farraj - Michel Ray
Medical Officer (as Howard Marion Crawford) - Howard Marion-Crawford
Club Secretary - Jack Gwillim
R.A.M.C. Colonel - Hugh Miller
MP in Map Room - John Barry
Captain at Officer's Club - Bruce Beeby
Sergeant at Cairo Headquarters - Fred Bennett
Arab Sheik - John Bennett
Motor Bike Rider - Steve Birtles
Officer with Pipe Gazing at Lawrence - Robert Bolt
Sheik in Arab Council - Peter Burton
Turkish Pilot - Tim Clutterbuck
Nurse - Barbara Cole
Turkish Pilot - John Crewdson
Mourner - Victor Croxford
Cavalry General at Field Briefing - Basil Dignam
Driver in Cairo - Peter Dukelow
Allenby's Aide - Kenneth Fortescue
William Potter - Harry Fowler
General Allenby (voice) - Charles Gray
Arab Sheikh at Council - James Hayter
Reporter at Lawrence's Funeral - Jack Hedley
Turkish Soldier - Rafael Hernández
Driver - Bert Holliday
Vicar at St. Paul's - Noel Howlett
Khitan of Aleppo - Cher Kaoiu
Staff Major - Murray's Aide - Patrick Kavanagh
Motorcyclist by Suez Canal - David Lean
Mourner - Ned Lynch
Michael George Hartley - Ian MacNaughton
Artillery General at Field Briefing - Clive Morton
Officer in Officer's Club - Daniel Moynihan
Reciter - Henry Oscar
Bedouin - George Plimpton
Driver - Bryan Pringle
Auda's Son - Kamal Rashid
Mourner at St. Paul's - Ernie Rice
Majid (voice) - Robert Rietty
Infantry General at Field Briefing - John Robinson
Corporal Jenkins - Norman Rossington
Elder Harith - John Ruddock
Turkish Sergeant - Fernando Sancho
Regimental Sergeant Major - Stuart Saunders
Bartender in Officer's Club - Cyril Shaps
Mourner at St.Pauls - Jack Sharp
Mourner at St.Pauls - George Spence
Truck Driver - Roy Stevens
British Officer - Barry Warren