Subject: I have found a DVD that I think you would enjoy
Actors: Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Geraldine Chaplin, Rod Steiger, Alec Guinness
Director: David Lean
Genres: Indie & Art House, Drama, Military & War
David Lean focused all his talent as an epic-maker on Boris Pasternak's sweeping novel about a doctor-poet in revolutionary Russia. The results may sometimes veer toward soap opera, especially with the screen frequently fi... more »
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C. M P. (selkie)
Reviewed on 1/29/2012...
Very disappointing---I cannot believe this is considered a classic. I am only glad that I had borrowed it from the library before I wasted a point on it.
The scenes are so disjointed that one cannot make sense of what happened in between. Sharif does not come off as likable character to feel any sympathy. And the other actors read their parts too deadpan unless they are are shouting (in which they are even less convincing in their parts).