Peter O'Toole's New Movies

The Last Emperor0%The Last Emperor
8Our
rating
2:43:00

Storyline:The film begins with a suicide attempt on Pu Yi and his subsequent internment in the re-education camp. The inmates are called there to write down their life story and to confess their offenses. Pu Yi, demoted to prisoner in 981, is accused of being a traitor, collaborator, and counter-revolutionary. Based on the interrogations, the prescribed records and Pu Yi's memories, the eventful life story of the last emperor of China is rolled out in front of the spectator.

Lawrence of Arabia0%Lawrence of Arabia
8Our
rating
3:36:00

Storyline:In World War I, British officer Thomas Edward Lawrence (Peter O'Toole) is sent to the Arabian Peninsula to defeat the Turks. He tries to adapt to the lifestyle of the Bedouins. However, to defeat the Turks, he must ally with the Arabs. First, he pulls Prince Feisal (Alec Guinness) on his side. Lawrence Forges a Plan: The key to success lies in the conquest of the port city of Aqaba. Before Akaba he gains the support of local tribes with psychological skill and takes the city in a surprise attack. Lawrence becomes the admired leader "El'awrence", who only wears Bedouin clothing. When he learns that the British government does not intend to grant their independence to the Arabs after the war, he decides to take the city of Damascus together with the Arabs before the British in order to prevent a later influence of the British.