Lion of the Desert (Omar Mukhtar) Reviews

July 18, 2011
It's one of the best anti-colonial Hollywood film ever (almost on a par with the Battle of Algiers).
November 18, 2006
An anti-colonial work that resonates with the struggle in Iraq today.
March 18, 2006
A grand epic adventure that'll stand as a highpoint in the producing career of Moustapha Akkad
August 30, 2004
Lion of the Desert is a canny film, though it's probably a film from which one will take just what one took into it. No expense has been spared.
January 31, 2004
Lion of the Desert portrays a heroic figure who understands and exemplifies the spiritual dimensions of freedom.