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Lawrence of Arabia
Director David Lean
Movie Type Archaeology Movies

Archaeological facts
Epic rumination on a flamboyant and controversial British military figure and his conflicted loyalties during wartime service.


Movie Walkthrough and Review
This film is a widen calling it an archaeology movie, apart from that T.E. Lawrence was an archaeologist. He worked on the British Museum's Europus-on-the-Euphrates (modern Carchemish, now in Turkey). Because of this, he had awareness of the region which made him suitable for the position. Lawrence loses points for being a spy, and saddling every archaeologist since then with the accusation of spying.