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The English Patient (1996)

R 1996-11-14 (US) DramaRomanceWar 2h 42m
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In the 1930s, Count Almásy is a Hungarian map maker employed by the Royal Geographical Society to chart the vast expanses of the Sahara Desert along with several other prominent explorers. As World War II unfolds, Almásy enters into a world of love, betrayal, and politics.

  1. Anthony Minghella

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Michael Ondaatje


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  1. Ralph Fiennes

    Ralph Fiennes

    Count László de Almásy

  2. Juliette Binoche

    Juliette Binoche


  3. Willem Dafoe

    Willem Dafoe

    David Caravaggio

  4. Kristin Scott Thomas

    Kristin Scott Thomas

    Katharine Clifton

  5. Naveen Andrews

    Naveen Andrews

    Sikh Kip

  6. Colin Firth

    Colin Firth

    Geoffrey Clifton

  7. Julian Wadham

    Julian Wadham


  8. Torri Higginson

    Torri Higginson


  9. Jürgen Prochnow

    Jürgen Prochnow

    Major Muller

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