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Sharif, Omar 1932-

Works: 531 works in 1,527 publications in 10 languages and 33,307 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Juvenile works  Animated films  Military history  Film sequels 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author of introduction, Editor, Director, Singer, Interviewee, Creator, Contributor, Host, Composer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( visu )
90 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 5,102 libraries worldwide
The story of T.E. Lawrence, 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
Doctor Zhivago by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak( visu )
114 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 4,300 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 John Fusco( visu )
28 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,327 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( visu )
68 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,317 libraries worldwide
A musical film that follows the early career of stage comedienne Fanny Brice
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift( visu )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,356 libraries worldwide
The man and the myth are larger than ever in this spectacular retelling of a timeless adventure. Packed with groundbreaking special effects, journey through breathtaking worlds where anything is possible
The 13th warrior by John McTiernan( visu )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,292 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
One night with the king by Tiffany Dupont( visu )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,277 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
10,000 BC by Roland Emmerich( visu )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,272 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
Monsieur Ibrahim et les fleurs du Coran by François Dupeyron( visu )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in French and Multiple languages and held by 890 libraries worldwide
An elderly Turkish Muslim grocer befriends a lonely teenage Jewish boy in a working class section of Paris
Catherine the Great ( visu )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 787 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 M. M Kaye( visu )
16 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 773 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
Mysteries of Egypt by Scott Swofford( visu )
19 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 673 libraries worldwide
A modern perspective of an ancient civilization
Funny lady by Herbert Ross( visu )
15 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and German and held by 608 libraries worldwide
A musical film that follows the career of stage comedienne Fanny Brice with songwriter Billy Rose
Mackenna's gold by J. Lee Thompson( visu )
20 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 597 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
The fall of the Roman Empire by Anthony Mann( visu )
13 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 548 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
Building the Great Pyramid ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
By combining up-to-date research, the latest archeological discoveries, and extensive location scouting this video reconstructs the Great Pyramid with state-of-the-art CGI. 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 by Jule Styne( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1964 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 426 libraries worldwide
Mrs. 'Arris goes to Paris ( visu )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 411 libraries worldwide
An honest, hard-working cleaning woman scrimps and sacrifices to go to Paris and purchase a gown from the House of Dior, but finds herself faced with opposition and snobbery
The last Templar ( visu )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 405 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
Umm Kulthūm a voice like Egypt by Umm Kulthūm( visu )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Arabic and held by 374 libraries worldwide
Documentary about the singer Umm Kulthūm, 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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Alternative Names
Chalhoub, Maechel 1932-
Chalhoub, Michael 1932-
Cherif Omar 1932-....
Cherif, Omar el 1932-
El-Cherif, Omar 1932-
El-Sharif, Omar 1932-
Šarīf, ʿUmar al-, 1931-
Šarīf, ʿUmar al- 1932-...
Shalhoub, Maechel 1932-
Shalhoub, Michael.
Shalhoub, Michael 1932-
Shalhoub, Michael Demitri 1932-
Sharïf, Umar
Sharīf, ʻUmar 1932-
ʿUmar al-Šarīf 1932-...
ʻUmar Sharīf 1932-
شريف، عمر
شريف عمر 1932-....
عمر الشريف
عمر الشريف، 1932-
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