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Genre:Classics
Year:1965
Rating:PG13
Length:197 min
Country:USA
Cast:Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Rod Steiger, Alec Guiness, Tom Courtenay, and Geraldine Chaplin.
Credits:Directed by David Lean.
Awards:Academy Awards, USA
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color - John Box ,Terence Marsh, Dario Simoni
Best Cinematography, Color - Freddie Young
Best Costume Design, Color - Phyllis Dalton
Best Music, Score - Substantially Original - Maurice Jarre
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium - Robert Bolt
Golden Globes
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Motion Picture Actor - Drama - Omar Sharif
Best Motion Picture Director - David Lean
Best Original Score - Maurice Jarre
Best Screenplay - Robert Bolt

Synopsis: Meticulous direction and breathtaking cinematography distinguish this landmark film. Based on the novel by Boris Pasternak, this is a complex and engrossing epic about a Moscow doctor, exiled for writing poetry during the Bolshevik Revolution.

"David Lean's DOCTOR ZHIVAGO does for snow what his Lawrence of Arabia did for sand." - John Simon