Doctor Zhivago (1965)

Doctor Zhivago (1965) is a Drama, Romance, War film directed by David Lean – Lara inspires lechery in Komarovsky (her mother’s lover who is a master at surviving whoever runs Russia) and can’t compete with passion for the revolution of the man she marries, Pasha. Her true love is Zhivago who also loves his wife. Lara is the one who inspires poetry. The story is narrated by Zhivago’s half brother Yevgraf, who has made his career in the Soviet Army. At the beginning of the film he is about to meet a young woman he believes may be the long lost daughter of Lara and Zhivago. IMDB


Directed By – David Lean

Genre – Drama, Romance, War

Cast – Omar Sharif , Alec Guinness , Julie Christie , Tom Courtenay , Geraldine Chaplin , Jeffrey Rockland , Rod Steiger , Gerard Tichy , Siobhan McKenna , Rita Tushingham , Tarek Sharif , Klaus Kinski , Bernard Kay , Ralph Richardson , Noel Willman

In Theaters – 31 December 1965

Duration – 197 Minutes

MPAA Rating : PG-13

Taglines : In a world of guns and ice there is the great noise of battle and the greater silence of lovers.

Story Writers: Boris Pasternak

Country: Italy , UK , USA

Language: Russian , French , English

Production Company : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) , Carlo Ponti Production , Sostar S.A.