David Lean

Highest Rated:
100% Oliver Twist (1951)
Lowest Rated:
37% The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)
Birthday:
Mar 25
Birthplace:
Croydon, Surrey, England, UK
Bio:
Director, writer, and producer David Lean grew up in a strict religious background in which movies were forbidden to become one of the world's most celebrated filmmakers. Beginning as a tea boy in the mid-'20s, he was lucky enough to move into editing just as sound films -- with their special…

Community Photos (4)

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Golden Gong: The Story of Rank Films--British Cinema's Legendary Studio
  • Actor
-- 2004
85% A Passage to India
  • Director
-- 1984
50% Ryan's Daughter
  • Director
-- 1970
85% Doctor Zhivago
  • Producer
  • Director
-- 1965
37% The Greatest Story Ever Told
  • Director
-- 1965
100% Lawrence of Arabia (Restored Edition)
  • Director
-- 1962
99% Lawrence of Arabia
  • Director
-- 1962
94% The Bridge on the River Kwai
  • Director
-- 1957
93% Summertime
  • Director
-- 1955
95% Hobson's Choice
  • Producer
  • Director
-- 1953
80% Breaking the Sound Barrier (The Sound Barrier)
  • Producer
  • Director
-- 1952
100% Oliver Twist
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 1951
100% Madeleine
  • Director
-- 1950
78% The Passionate Friends
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 1948
100% Great Expectations
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1947
71% Blithe Spirit
  • Director
-- 1945
88% Brief Encounter
  • Director
-- 1945
100% This Happy Breed
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1944
93% In Which We Serve
  • Director
-- 1942

David Lean Trivia

No trivia approved yet. Logged in RT and Facebook users can submit celebrity trivia.

Quotes from David Lean's Characters

No quotes approved yet. Logged in RT and Facebook users can submit movie quotes.
Find us on:                     
Help | About | Jobs | Critics Submission | Press | API | Licensing | Mobile