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Sharif, Omar 1932-2015

Overview
Works: 511 works in 1,760 publications in 12 languages and 33,904 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Bible films  Fantasy films  Religious films  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Author of introduction, Editor, Other, Interviewee, Director, Singer, Creator, Contributor, Composer, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Omar Sharif
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

150 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 5,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of T.E. Lawrence, the heroic and troubled man who organized the Arab tribes to fight the Turks in World War I and then, having reached a pinnacle of power in Mideast politics, retired to postwar military obsurity
Doctor Zhivago by Nancy Stanley( Visual )

126 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 4,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poet and surgeon, husband and lover finds his life disrupted by war. It alters the lives of many, including Tonya, the gentle woman he marries and Lara, the woman he cannot forget
Hidalgo by Joe Johnston( Visual )

30 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 2,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1890's Frank T. Hopkins, a former U.S. Cavalry dispatch rider who is haunted by memories of what he saw at the battle of Wounded Knee, and his mustang Hidalgo, are performing in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, billed as the greatest horse and rider the West has ever known. This leads them to be invited to run in the 3,000 mile endurance race across the Middle Eastern desert, the Ocean of Fire, by one of the leading Arabian Sheiks. The race soon becomes not only a matter of pride and honor for Frank, but a race for his very survival as he and his horse attempt the impossible
Funny girl by William Wyler( Visual )

80 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical film that follows the early career of stage comedienne Fanny Brice
One Night with the King by Tiffany Dupont( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Hadassah, the young Jewish girl who becomes the Biblical Esther, Queen of Persia. Despite her position, Hadassah's life is in danger, as the state has decreed that all Jews will be put to death. Defying warnings to remain silent, however, Hadassah struggles to save her people, evens as she seeks to win the heart of the king
The 13th warrior by John McTiernan( Visual )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being warned by a fortune-teller that their fight against legendary creatures is doomed to failure unless they have a 13th warrior, a travelling ambassador (Banderas) is given no choice but to join a group of fierce fighters
10,000 BC by Ai mo rui qi( Visual )

9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remote mountain tribe, the young hunter D'Leh finds his heart's passion in the beautiful Evolet. But when a band of mysterious warlords raid their village and kidnaps Evolet, D'Leh leads a small group of hunters to save her. As they venture into unknown lands for the first time, the group discovers there are civilizations beyond their own and that mankind's reach is far greater than they ever knew. At each encounter the group is joined by other tribes who have been attacked by the slave raiders. Soon the small band has turned into army. At a massive temple, the band will take their stand against a tyrannical god who has brutally enslaved their own. It is here that D'Leh finally comes to understand that he has been called to save not only Evolet but all of civilization
Gulliver's travels Gulliver's fun pack by Dave Fleischer( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of an 18th-century physician who takes eight years to travel through a variety of fantastical lands, only to have everyone but his wife take him for a madman when he returns home
Monsieur Ibrahim et les fleurs du Coran by François Dupeyron( Visual )

32 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly Turkish Muslim grocer befriends a lonely teenage Jewish boy in a working class section of Paris
Catherine the Great by Paul Czinner( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trapped in a loveless political marriage to the dissolute nephew of the ailing Russian Empress Elizabeth, young German princess Sophia Fredericka bides her time, chooses her lovers carefully and plots her path to the throne. Skillfully manipulating the Russian triumvirate of church, army and aristocracy, she adroitly rides the shifting currents of social change and unrest to become one of Russia's most unforgettable and beloved rulers, Catherine the Great
The Far pavilions by Peter Duffell( Visual )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A haunting tale of the love of an English officer for an Indian princess set against the splendor of Imperial India in the last century
Mackenna's gold by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and German and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Arizona Territory of the 1870's, Marshal Sam Mackenna is the only living person who knows the tortuous route to the fabulous "Canon del Oro". During his journey, Mackenna is captured by Colorado, a brutal Mexican bandit who has long sought his death. But, if Mackenna is to lead the cutthroat gang to the lost treasure, Colorado must keep him alive
Funny lady by Herbert Ross( Visual )

23 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical film that follows the career of stage comedienne Fanny Brice with songwriter Billy Rose
Mysteries of Egypt by Scott Swofford( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern perspective of an ancient civilization
The fall of the Roman Empire by Anthony Mann( Visual )

17 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of the ascension of Roman Emperor Commodus, in which Commodus assassinates his father (Emperor Marcus Aurelius) when he learns that Aurelius had planned to name Aurelius' adopted son Livius (a fictional character) as Aurelius' successor
Pyramid by Jonathan Stamp( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By combining up-to-date research, the latest archeological discoveries, and extensive location scouting this video reconstructs the Great Pyramid. It shows us how and why the most extraordinary of all human monuments was built. And it does this by following a young Egyptian man, Nahkt, who is conscripted from his village to work on the great pyramid and works his way up the ranks to a senior overseer
Funny girl original Broadway cast recording by Jule Styne( Recording )

28 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barbra Streisand's big screen performance is captured on this soundtrack CD. Included are performances of People and I'm the Greatest Star
The last Templar by Ba sai men( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An archaeologist discovers that a missing ancient decoder is linked to the Knights Templar, and together with the help of a FBI agent, tries to find the stolen artifact before it falls into the wrong hands
The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escaping death, a Hebrew infant named Moses is raised in a royal household to become a prince. Moses discovers what his true heritage is, and starts on his quest to reclaim his destiny as leader and liberator of the Hebrew people
Umm Kulthum a voice like Egypt by Umm Kulthūm( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Arabic and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about the singer Umm Kulthåum, born a peasant at the turn of the century, who became a powerful symbol of the aspirations of her country. Based on the book: "The voice of Egypt: Umm Kulthum, Arabic song, and Egyptian society in the twentieth century" by Virginia Danielson
 
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Doctor Zhivago
Alternative Names
Chalhoub, Maechel 1932-2015

Chalhoub, Michael 1932-

Chalhoub, Michael 1932-2015

Chalhoub, Michel Demitri, 1932-2015

Chalhoub, Michel Dimitri, 1932-2015

Cherif Omar 1932-2015

Cherif, Omar el 1932-

Cherif, Omar el 1932-2015

El-Cherif, Omar 1932-

El-Cherif, Omar 1932-2015

El-Sharif, Omar 1932-

El-Sharif Omar 1932-2015

Omar Šarif

OMAR SHARIF

Omar Sharif ägyptischer Schauspieler

Omar Sharif aktor egipski

Omar Sharif attore e giocatore di bridge egiziano

Omar Sharif egyiptomi színész

Omar Sharif Egyptian actor

Omar Sharif egyptiläinen näyttelijä

Omar Sharif Egyptisch acteur

Omar Sharif egyptisk skådespelare

Omar Sharif egyptisk skuespiller

Omar Sharif pelicula sobre harem y sultanes

Omārs Šarifs Ēģiptes aktieris, kas filmējās Holivudas filmās

Ömer Şerif

Ömər Şərif

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Šarīf ʿUmar al- 1932-2015

Shalhoub, Maechel 1932-2015

Shalhoub, Michael.

Shalhoub, Michael Demetri, 1932-2015

Shalhoub, Michel.

Shalhoub, Michel 1932-2015

Shalhoub, Michel Demitri.

Shalhoub, Michel Demitri 1932-2015

Shalroub, Maechel 1932-2015

Sharif, Omar, 1932-

Sharïf, Umar

Sharīf, ʻUmar 1932-

Sharīf, ʻUmar, 1932-2015

ʿUmar al-Šarīf 1932-...

ʿUmar al-Šarīf 1932-2015

ʻUmar Sharīf 1932-

ʻUmar Sharīf, 1932-2015

Ομάρ Σαρίφ Αιγύπτιος ηθοποιός

Амар Шарыф

Омар Шариф

Омар Шариф египетский актёр

Օմար Շարիֆ

עומר שריף

شرف عمر، 1932-2015.

شريف، عمر

شريف، عمر، 1932-

شريف عمر 1932-2015

عمر الشريف

عمر الشريف، 1932-

عمر شریف بازیگر مصری

عومەر شەریف

ओमार सरिफ

ওমর শরিফ

ஒமார் சரீப்

ఒమర్ షరీఫ్

ಒಮರ್ ಶೆರೀಫ್

ഒമർ ഷരീഫ്

อุมัร อัชชะรีฟ

ომარ შარიფი

오마 샤리프

オマル・シャリーフ

奧瑪·雪瑞夫

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