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David Lean

Hobson’s Choice (1954)

Like another King Lear, old man Hobson, a widower, has three grown daughters to contend with. Unmarried (and unpaid), they work in his boot shop and do everything for him, freeing him up to go drinking with his buddies at the Moonraker pub…

Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

David Lean’s landmark 1962 epic is exactly the type of film that Blu-ray was made for. The experience of witnessing Lawrence of Arabia on the big screen is not one which is readily available to us now (though a small theatrical release in…