Lawrence of Arabia (1962) Season 06 Episode 36

Epic Story,Extended Cut, Hot, Sandy,Dry, Music these are the words we are using to describe this weeks pick. Welcome to episode thirty-six of season 6 of Flicks XRayed, this week we are traversing the desert and are reviewing Lawrence of Arabia. Host, Greedy, Barbarous, and Cruel Tony is joined by co-host Carries Twenty-Three Great Wounds Sarah and guests English Ryan, and Can Only Be Killed by a Golden Bullet Joel. This week we play a game of Release Year for Desert Movies, The Price is Right and The Flicks Awesome Lodge Word Game. So tune in as we discuss at length about The Real TE Lawrence, The Desert, Cinematography, and sooo much more.

Our Ratings

Can Only Be Killed by a Golden Bullet Joel 5

English Ryan 3.5

Carries Twenty-Three Great Wounds Sarah 5

Greedy, Barbarous, and Cruel Tony 5

18.5/20             93%

Synopsis and Starring

Synopsis:  Due to his knowledge of the native Bedouin tribes, British Lieutenant T.E. Lawrence  is sent to Arabia to find Prince Faisal and serve as a liaison between the Arabs and the British in their fight against the Turks. With the aid of native Sherif Ali, Lawrence rebels against the orders of his superior officer and strikes out on a daring camel journey across the harsh desert to attack a well-guarded Turkish port.

Directed by David Lean

Starring
Peter O’Tool as Lawrence
Alec Guinness as Prince Faisal
Anthony Quinn as Auda Abu Tayi
Jack Hawkins as General Allenby
Omar Sharif as Sherif Ali

Game 1

Release Year for Desert Movies

Lawrence of Arabia.………. 1962

  1. Sahara.……….2005
  1. Three Kings.………. 1999
  1. The Adventures of Priscilla Queen of the Desert……….1994
  1. Mad Max……….1979
  1. Prince of Persia……….2010
  1. The Mummy.……….1999
  1. Holes……….2003
  1. Tremors……….1990
  1. Jewel of the Nile……….1985
  2. Australia.………. 2008
  3. The Hills Have Eyes……….1980

Game 2

The Figures

Budget $15,000,000 (estimated)
Domestic:$45,306,425
Foreign: $409,332
Bonus 1: (Opening Weekend xxx Theaters)$20,846
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings
Critic Ratings:
Audience Ratings:

94%
93%
IMDB Rating:83% (8.3)

Game 3

The Awesome Lodge Word Game

Movies with Alec Guinness – Joel

  1. A New Hope
  2. Bridge on the River Kwai
  3. Kafka
  4. Murder by Death
  5. Scrooge
  6. Tunes of Glory
  7. The Ladykillers
  8. The Swan
  9. The Detective
  10. All at Sea

War Biopicks – Ryan

  1. Hacksaw Ridge
  2. War Dogs
  3. Imitation Game
  4. The Pianist
  5. Glory
  6. Patton
  7. Good Morning Vietnam
  8. Jarhead
  9. Seven Years in Tibet
  10. American Sniper

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