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David Lean

  • War Movie Mondays: ‘Lawrence of Arabia’

    Lawrence of Arabia (1962) is one of the greatest films ever made and a tie for my number one favorite film alongside Dr. Strangelove (1964). It is one of director David…

  • War Movie Mondays: ‘Khartoum’

    This week’s pick is the classic 1966 British colonial film Khartoum directed by Basil Dearden and written by Robert Ardrey. Charlton Heston stars as famed British General Charles “Chinese” Gordon who defended…

  • War Movie Mondays: ‘Sahara’ (1943)

    This week’s pick is a unique look at behind the lines action during the North African campaign in the early days of World War II. Zoltan Korda directs the 1943 Columbia…