The Lion of the Desert

1981 · 2 hr 53 min

PG8.293%75%73%
In 1929, Italian Fascist dictator Benito Mussolini appoints General Rodolfo Graziani as colonial governor to Italian Libya with orders to stamp-out all resistance from Libyan nationalists led by rebel guerrilla leader Omar Mukhtar.
Directed By
Moustapha Akkad
Studio
Falcon International Productions

Cast of The Lion of the Desert

AQ
Anthony QuinnOmar Mukhtar
RS
Rod SteigerBenito Mussolini
OR
Oliver ReedGen. Rodolfo Graziani
IP
Irene PapasMabrouka
RV
Raf ValloneColonel Diodiece
JG
John GielgudSharif El Gariani
GM
Gastone MoschinMajor Tomelli
SP
Stefano PatriziLt. Sandrini
AL
Adolfo LastrettiColonel Sarsani
SM
Sky du MontPrince Amadeo
TE
RB
Robert BrownAl Fadeel
ES
LB
Luciano BartoliCaptain Lontano
FF
Franco FantasiaGovernor General
LC
Luciano CatenacciItalian Sergeant
CG
Claudio GoraPresident of the Court
GF
Giordano FalzoniJudge at Camp
ES
Ewen SolonItalian Tank Commander
GS
George SweeneyCaptain Biagi
PB
Pietro BrambillaYoung Soldier
PT
Pietro TordiField Marshall
PG
LC
Lino CapolicchioCaptain Bedendo
LP
Lorenzo PianiPrisoner Escort
TF
Tom FelleghyItalian General (uncredited)
MC
Mark ColleanoInfantry Corporal (uncredited)
AR
Angelo RagusaArab Caught in Barbed Wire (uncredited)
AS
Amedeo SalamonMan Watching Trail (uncredited)
AG
Alfonso GigantiMilitary Judge (uncredited)
SF
Scott Richard FensomeMachine Gun Sergeant (uncredited)

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