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Lion of The Desert

Lion of The Desert

Action/Adventure, Biography, Drama | Arabic, English, Italian | 175 minutes

Company

California Pictures


Cast & Crew

Director

Moustapha Akkad

Cast

Anthony Quinn, Oliver Reed, Irene Papas, Rod Steiger


Trailer

youtu.be/s_lpj5k0TnU


Synopsis

In 1929, Italian Fascist dictator Benito Mussolini appoints General Rodolfo Graziani as colonial governor to Italian Libya with orders to stamp-out all resistance from Libyan nationalists led by rebel guerrilla leader Omar Mukhtar. [Ambassador]

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Completion Year

1980


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