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1. Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

Approved | 228 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

8.3
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100 Metascore

The story of T.E. Lawrence, the English officer who successfully united and led the diverse, often warring, Arab tribes during World War I in order to fight the Turks.

Director: David Lean | Stars: Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins

Votes: 251,613 | Gross: $44.82M

2. OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies (2006)

Not Rated | 99 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.1
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62 Metascore

Secret agent OSS 117 foils Nazis, beds local beauties, and brings peace to the Middle East.

Director: Michel Hazanavicius | Stars: Jean Dujardin, François Damiens, Khalid Maadour, Youssef Hamid

Votes: 17,269 | Gross: $0.30M

3. Khartoum (1966)

Approved | 128 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.8
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In the Sudan, in 1884 to 1885, Egyptian forces led by British General Charles "Chinese" Gordon (Charlton Heston) defend Khartoum against an invading Muslim Army led by a religious fanatic, Mohammed Ahmed el Mahdi (Sir Laurence Olivier).

Directors: Basil Dearden, Eliot Elisofon | Stars: Charlton Heston, Laurence Olivier, Richard Johnson, Ralph Richardson

Votes: 6,249 | Gross: $6.54M

4. East of Shanghai (1931)

Not Rated | 83 min | Comedy, Romance, Thriller

5.8
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Believing that an unexpected inheritance will bring them happiness, a married couple instead finds their relationship strained to the breaking point.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Henry Kendall, Joan Barry, Percy Marmont, Betty Amann

Votes: 3,787

5. Mr. Moto's Last Warning (1939)

Approved | 71 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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Moto thwarts a ruthless band of international agents who try to foment an international incident by mining the entrance to the Suez Canal and blaming the British.

Director: Norman Foster | Stars: Peter Lorre, Ricardo Cortez, Virginia Field, John Carradine

Votes: 1,117

6. Twist and Shout (1984)

R | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.4
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Denmark, 1963: Teenagers Bjørn and Erik are into girls and being in a band helps Bjørn meet Anna. Erik likes Kirsten but she likes Bjørn. Having a mentally ill mom at home also ruins Erik's chances. Anna's pregnancy changes everything.

Director: Bille August | Stars: Adam Tønsberg, Lars Simonsen, Camilla Søeberg, Ulrikke Bondo

Votes: 1,518

7. My Way (2012)

148 min | Biography, Drama, Music

6.9
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A biopic of French pop star Claude Francois, most famous for co-writing the song 'My Way'. Tracing his life from childhood in Egypt through success in France to his untimely death in Paris in 1978.

Director: Florent-Emilio Siri | Stars: Jérémie Renier, Benoît Magimel, Monica Scattini, Sabrina Seyvecou

Votes: 2,561

8. Action in Arabia (1944)

Approved | 75 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.2
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Reporter Michael Gordon uncovers intrigue in Damascus, where the Allies and Nazis struggle for control of Arab sympathies.

Director: Léonide Moguy | Stars: George Sanders, Virginia Bruce, Lenore Aubert, Gene Lockhart

Votes: 425

9. Disraeli (1929)

Passed | 90 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.2
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Prime Minister of Great Britain Benjamin Disraeli outwits the subterfuge of the Russians and chicanery at home in order to secure the purchase of the Suez Canal.

Director: Alfred E. Green | Stars: George Arliss, Doris Lloyd, David Torrence, Joan Bennett

Votes: 931

10. A Talking Picture (2003)

Not Rated | 96 min | Comedy, Drama, History

6.6
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75 Metascore

Lisbon, Marseilles, Naples, Athens, Istanbul, Cairo, Aden, and Bombay. Along with a university teacher and her little daughter, we embark on a long journey, experiencing different cultures and civilizations.

Director: Manoel de Oliveira | Stars: Leonor Silveira, Filipa de Almeida, John Malkovich, Catherine Deneuve

Votes: 1,851 | Gross: $0.01M

11. WWII from Space (2012 TV Movie)

Documentary, History, War

7.3
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The events of World War II from 1941 onward are depicted from the perspective of space.

Director: Simon George | Stars: Corey Johnson, Kevin Farrell, Geoffrey Wawro, Conrad Crane

Votes: 370

12. Queen of Destiny (1938)

Not Rated | 95 min | Drama

6.6
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Picking up where Victoria the Great (1937) left off, this sequel to the 1937 film has Anna Neagle return to the role of Queen Victoria in another colorful account of the revered British ... See full summary »

Director: Herbert Wilcox | Stars: Anna Neagle, Anton Walbrook, C. Aubrey Smith, Walter Rilla

Votes: 50

13. Suez (1938)

Approved | 104 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.7
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Ferdinand de Lesseps, disappointed in love, is sent as a junior diplomat to the Isthmus of Suez, and realizes it's just the place for a canal.

Director: Allan Dwan | Stars: Tyrone Power, Loretta Young, Annabella, J. Edward Bromberg

Votes: 671

14. In Desert and Wilderness (2001)

111 min | Adventure, Family

5.2
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Two young children, 14-year-old Stas and 8-year-old Nel, are kidnapped for ransom by Muslim leader called Mahdi.

Director: Gavin Hood | Stars: Adam Fidusiewicz, Karolina Sawka, Krzysztof Kowalewski, Artur Zmijewski

Votes: 721

15. Flame of Stamboul (1951)

Approved | 68 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.4
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A gang of thieves in Istanbul, led by a mastermind criminal known as "The Voice", are planning to steal defense plans important to the protection of the Suez Canal during a peace conference... See full summary »

Director: Ray Nazarro | Stars: Richard Denning, Lisa Ferraday, Norman Lloyd, Nestor Paiva

Votes: 35

16. Bring 'Em Back Alive (1932)

TV-G | 65 min | Adventure, Documentary

6.5
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American animal trapper Frank Buck travels with Ali, his "number one boy," on an expedition into the Malayan jungle. From their jungle headquarters just north of Singapore, Frank, Ali and a... See full summary »

Director: Clyde E. Elliott | Star: Frank Buck

Votes: 73

17. Suez 1956 (1979 TV Movie)

180 min | Drama

7.8
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In 1956, the British Prime Minister Anthony Eden grapples with the Suez Crisis, which brought an end of his political career.

Director: Michael Darlow | Stars: Michael Gough, Robert Stephens, Richard Vernon, Wensley Pithey

Votes: 6

18. Suez: A Very British Crisis (2006 TV Movie)

59 min | Documentary, Drama

7.4
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The story of the Suez Crisis, how Britian invaded Egypt 50 years ago, making President Nasser a national hero and British prime Minister Anthony Eden a national disgrace.

Director: Louise Hooper | Stars: Martin Alexander, Andrew Bicknell, Trevor Bishop, Crispin Bonham-Carter

Votes: 19

19. The Old Crocodile (2005)

Not Rated | 12 min | Animation, Short

6.6
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A very old crocodile is shunned by his family after eating one of them.

Director: Koji Yamamura | Star: Peter Barakan

Votes: 204

20. Nasser 56 (1996)

142 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.6
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The life of Egyptian political leader Gamal abd El-Nasser.

Director: Mohammad Fadel | Stars: Ahmed Zaki, Fardous Abdel Hamid, Hassan Hosny, Ahmed Maher

Votes: 755

21. The Other Side of Suez (2004 TV Movie)

59 min | Documentary, History

8.3
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A British documentary focusing on the Suez Crisis of 1956.

Stars: Ben Miles, Mohamed Auda, Talaat Badrawi, Mordechai Bar-On

Votes: 17

22. Pekka ja Pätkä Suezilla (1958)

74 min | Comedy

5.5
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Director: Armand Lohikoski | Stars: Esa Pakarinen, Masa Niemi, Siiri Angerkoski, Assi Nortia

Votes: 301

23. La via del petrolio (1967– )

45 min | Documentary

6.8
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Stars: Giulio Bosetti, Nino Castelnuovo, Riccardo Cucciolla, Nino Dal Fabbro

Votes: 36

24. The Battle for Oil (1942)

Approved | 20 min | Documentary, Short, War

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A Second World War documentary film produced for and by the National Film Board of Canada in 1942 as part of the "Canada Carries On" short documentary series. It uses stock footage, dating ... See full summary »

Director: James Beveridge | Star: Lorne Greene

25. Sphinx (1961)

57 min | Documentary

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Travelogue documentary short film of ancient and modern Egypt.

Director: Slavko Janevski

28. Along the Lifeline of the British Empire: Suez, Malta, Gibraltar (1936)

11 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: André de la Varre

29. Italian Libya (1937)

Approved | 10 min | Documentary, Short, History

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Lowell Thomas, shortly after Italy invaded Libya, takes a look at the political importance of the country, especially the mobile Lybian Army Corps which Benito Mussolini is building up. The... See full summary »

Director: Lowell Thomas | Star: Lowell Thomas

30. Days That Shook the World (2003– )
Episode: Battle for the Holy City (2005)

Documentary, History

6.8
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Director: Dominic Gallagher | Stars: Peter Guinness, Ismael Dabbag, Tal Ginat, Jochanan Herson

Votes: 5

31. The Twentieth Century (1957–1968)
Episode: Crisis at Suez (1962)

Documentary, History

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Star: Walter Cronkite

32. Longines Chronoscope (1951–1955)
Episode: Episode dated 18 February 1953 (1953)

News

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Huie and Burt interview Christopher Bromhead, Baron Birdwood, a British writer on international affairs. Topics include the decline of Anglo-American influence in the Middle East, British ... See full summary »

Stars: Christopher Bromhead, Hardy Burt, William Bradford Huie

33. Longines Chronoscope (1951–1955)
Episode: Episode dated 23 February 1953 (1953)

News

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Huie and Burt interview Mohamed Kamil Bey Abdul Rahim, the Egyptian Ambassador to the United States. Topics include Middle East politics, Egypt's agreement with Great Britain on the Sudan, ... See full summary »

Stars: Hardy Burt, William Bradford Huie, Mohamed Kamil Bey Abdul Rahim

34. Longines Chronoscope (1951–1955)
Episode: Episode dated 5 February 1954 (1954)

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Lesueur and Dimick interview General Sir Frank Simpson, the retiring commandant of the British Imperial Defense College. Topics include atomic weaponry as defensive measures, the Belgian ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Dimick, Larry LeSueur, Frank Simpson

35. Know More News (2019)
Episode: Live: Yemen & the Israeli Election (2019)

News

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Stars: Adam Green, Ryan Dawson

36. Disraeli: Portrait of a Romantic (1978)
Episode: The Chief 1872-1881 (1978)

Biography, Drama, History

7.8
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Disreali leads Britain as Prime minister and favorite of the Queen as he protects British interests in the Suez Canal and the Balkans.

Director: Claude Whatham | Stars: Ian McShane, Rosemary Leach, Brewster Mason, David de Keyser

Votes: 5

37. Greatest Tank Battles (2010– )
Episode: The October War: Battle for the Sinai

TV-PG | 44 min | Documentary, History, War

The 1973 Arab-Israeli war, concentrating on the Sinai battlefield.

38. Greatest Tank Battles (2010– )
Episode: The Six Day War: Battle for the Sinai (2011)

TV-PG | 45 min | Documentary, History, War

7.9
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In 1967, in response to a growing threat by it's Arab neighbors, Israel launches a pre-emptive strike against Egypt in the Sinai. This is the story of one of the most dramatic victories in modern warfare.

Director: Mick Grogan | Stars: Haim Erez, Jacob Even, Barouch Harel, Avigor Kahelani

Votes: 10

39. Screenplay (1979– )
Episode: The Sound of Guns (1979)

Drama

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Director: Gordon Flemyng | Stars: Freddie Jones, Kenneth Cranham, Warren Clarke, Jeremy Kemp



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