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Title Lawrence of Arabia [videorecording] / Columbia ; the Sam Spiegel-David Lean production ; screenplay by Robert Bolt and Michael Wilson ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by David Lean.

Imprint Burbank, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [2000]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Lawrence    ---  Available
Edition Limited ed.
Description 2 videodisc (227 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on T.E. Lawrence's Seven pillars of wisdom.
Booklet is a reproduction of the original 1962 souvenir booklet.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1962.
Features include: disc one: archives of Arabia ; historic photographs ; take you behind-the-scenes (Part 1) ; Journey with Lawrence ; interactive map of the Middle East -- disc two: exclusive documentary, The making of Lawrence of Arabia ; a conversation with Steven Spielberg ; four original featurettes: Maan, Jordan: The Camels are cast; In search of Lawrence; Romance of Arabia; Wind, sand and star: The making of a classic ; original newsreel footage of the New York premiere.
DVD-ROM features: archives of Arabia: historic photographs take you behind-the-scenes (part 2) ; advertising campaigns ; theatrical trailers ; talent files.
Credits Directory of photography, F.A. Young, editor, Anne V. Coates ; music, Maurice Jarre ; production designed by John Box.
Cast Alec Guinness, Omar Sharif, Peter O'Toole, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins, Anthony Quayle, Claude Rains, Jose Ferrer, Arthur Kennedy, I.S. Johar.
Summary Presents the story of T.E. Lawrence (Peter O'Toole), the heroic and troubled man who organized the Arab nations to fight the Turks in World War I and then, having reached a pinnacle of power in Mideast politics, retired to postwar military obscurity.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
System Details DVD; widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.20:1).
System requirements for DVD-ROM: PC; Windows 95 or higher; DVD-ROM drive.
Language English (5.1 surround, surround), Spanish, French, or Portuguese language soundtrack, with subtitles available in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean, Thai ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Awards Winner of seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture.
Subject Lawrence, T. E. (Thomas Edward), 1888-1935 -- Film and video adaptations.
Lawrence, T. E. (Thomas Edward), 1888-1935 -- Drama.
Great Britain. Army -- Biography -- Drama.
Soldiers -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Drama.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Middle East -- Drama.
Action and adventure films.
Feature films.
DVD-Video discs.
Middle East -- History -- 20th century -- Drama.
Added Author Lean, David, 1908-1991
Guinness, Alec, 1914-2000
Sharif, Omar, 1932-2015.
O'Toole, Peter, 1932-2013.
Quinn, Anthony, 1915-2001
Lawrence, T. E. (Thomas Edward), 1888-1935. Seven pillars of wisdom.
Columbia Pictures Industries.
Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0767859669

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