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Sharif, Omar 1932-

Works: 513 works in 1,465 publications in 11 languages and 33,311 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Fiction  Animated films  Military history  Film sequels 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author of introduction, Director, Editor, Singer, Creator, Interviewee, Composer, Host, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( visu )
92 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 5,183 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 David Lean( visu )
112 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 4,284 libraries worldwide
Traces the life of surgeon-poet Yury Zhivago before and during the Russian Revolution. Married to an upper-class girl who is devoted to him, yet he finds himself in love with an unfortunate woman who becomes his muse. Zhivago becomes torn between fidelity and passion. Sympathetic with the Bolshevik revolution, but shaken by the wars and purges, he struggles to retain his individualism as a humanist amid the spirit of collectivism
Hidalgo by John Fusco( visu )
26 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,281 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 )
63 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,266 libraries worldwide
A musical film that follows the early career of stage comedienne Fanny Brice
The 13th warrior by John McTiernan( visu )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,276 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
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift( visu )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,266 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
One night with the king ( visu )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,257 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 1,251 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
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 885 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 806 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 )
15 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 772 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 )
20 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 690 libraries worldwide
Presents a story of a grandfather who enchants his granddaughter with tales of tombs and treasures. Travel back more than 4,000 years to a time when the Great Pyramids of Giza were built. A special 30-minute bonus program gives you an insider's look at what it took to create this film
Funny lady ( visu )
15 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and German and held by 613 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 )
27 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 598 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 )
14 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and French and held by 540 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 457 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 original Broadway cast recording by Jule Styne( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 436 libraries worldwide
Mrs. 'Arris goes to Paris ( visu )
13 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
An honest, hard-working cleaning woman scrimps and sacrifices to go to Paris and visit the House of Dior
The last Templar ( visu )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 396 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 ( visu )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Arabic and held by 372 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- Wirklicher Name
Shalhoub, Michael.
Sharïf, Umar
Sharīf, ʻUmar, 1932-
ʿUmar al-Šarīf 1932-....
ʻUmar Sharīf, 1932-
شريف، عمر
شريف، عمر، 1932-
عمر الشريف، 1932-
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