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Having to live in a Muslim country aswell as being Muslim, I have watched this at least a 1000 times in school.
Pretty good. I read in Anthony Quinn's autobiography that he was late to the first day of shooting for this film. Because the character he played looked so much like the historical personage, the locals went into an uproar upon seeing him (Quinn) coming over the hills. The big-shots got wind of this, and said something to the effect of 'fuck Anthony Quinn, we'll get this guy to do the part instead!'
Very well made biography.....not sure why it aint tht popular . .
to see which of your friends have seen this movie!
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This movie ranks #7 in History
This movie ranks #9 in Biography
This movie ranks #13 in 1970s
This movie ranks #14 in Independent
This movie ranks #15 in War
This movie ranks #31 in Adventure
This movie ranks #46 in Tim Dirks' Most Controversial Films of All-Time
This movie ranks #362 in The Story of Film: An Odyssey