The story of British officer T.E. Lawrence's mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Lawrence becomes a flamboyant, messianic figure in the cause of Arab unity but his psychological instability threatens to undermine his achievements.
- Genre: War, History, Adventure, Drama
- Studio: Horizon Pictures
- Keyword: cairo, arabian, world war i, horse, jerusalem, israel, british army, british empire, damascus, camel, based on true story, historical fiction, quicksand, desert, arab, ottoman empire
- Cast: Peter O'Toole, Omar Sharif, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Anthony Quinn, José Ferrer