David Lean

Doctor Zhivago (1965, Julie Christie, Omar Sharif)

PG-13 197 min - Drama, Romance, War - 22 December 1965 Our rating: David Lean's most celebrated films are anything but slim. The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) weighed in at 161 minutes, Lawrence of Arabia (1962) topped the scales at 216...

Brief Encounter (1945, Trevor Howard, Celia Johnson)

PG-13 86 min - Drama, Romance - 24 November 1945 Our rating: David Lean's Oscar-nominated, Cannes-winning classic stars Celia Johnson as Laura Jesson, a middle-aged, middle-class suburban housewife who makes weekly trips to the nearest town to...