Lion of the Desert

Lion of the Desert

Lion of the Desert was released to DVD on 2005-11-01 and to Amazon Video on 2015-06-30.

Lion of the Desert on IMDb Action, History, and War

Director: Moustapha Akkad

Cast: Oliver Reed, Anthony Quinn, Rod Steiger, Irene Papas, and Raf Vallone

This movie tells the story of Omar Mukhtar, an Arab Muslim rebel who fought against the Italian conquest of Libya in WWII. It gives western viewers a glimpse into this little-known region and chapter of history, and exposes the savage means by which the conquering army attempted to subdue the natives.

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