Lion of the Desert Poster

Release Date: 1981

DVD Release Date: October 27th, 1998

PG|2 hr 53 min

Plot Summary
Bedouin hero Omar Mukhtar (Anthony Quinn) rallies Libyan guerrillas against an Italian general's (Oliver Reed) army sent by Mussolini (Rod Steiger).

Cast: Anthony Quinn, Oliver Reed, Rod Steiger, John Gielgud, Irene Papas, Raf Vallone, Gastone Moschin

Director: Moustapha Akkad

Genres: Adventure, Historical drama, Biography