Best Omar Sharif movies

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Best Omar Sharif movies
Today we present the best Omar Sharif movies. If you are a great movie fan, you will surely know most of them, but we hope to discover a movie that you have not yet seen ... and that you love! Let's go there with the best movies from Omar Sharif:

TOP 22:
Funny Lady
Funny Lady
Omar Sharif as: Nicky Arnstein
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1975
1930s in New York – The famous singer Fanny Brice has divorced her first husband Nicky Arnstein. During the depression she has trouble finding work as an artist but meets Billy Rose, a newcomer who writes lyrics and owns his own nightclub.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ben Vereen movies?

TOP 21:
10,000 BC
10,000 BC
Omar Sharif as: Narrator (voice)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Release: 2008
A prehistoric epic that follows a young mammoth hunter's journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Camilla Belle movies?


TOP 20:
A Castle in Italy
A Castle in Italy
Original Title: Un château en Italie
Omar Sharif as: Omar
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2013
Louise meets Nathan, her dreams resurface. It's also the story of her ailing brother, their mother, and the destiny of a leading family of wealthy Italian industrialists. The story of a family falling apart, a world coming to an end and love beginning.

TOP 19:
Oh Heavenly Dog
Oh Heavenly Dog
Omar Sharif as: Bart
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1980
Browning is a PI with a bad cold, who's sent to investigate a case by a mysterious client. He stumbles across the body of a young woman and is stabbed to death, and when he wakes up in heaven, they tell him he's "marginal material," and they can only decide on his final destination through one last assignment: to go back and solve his own murder. As a dog. A cute fluffy little dog (Benji). Undaunted, Browning begins to investigate the case as best he can around his canine disabilities (dialing the phone presents a special challenge) to solve the murders, save the girl, and see justice done.

TOP 18:
The Parole Officer
The Parole Officer
Omar Sharif as: Victor
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Release: 2001
A hapless parole officer is framed for murder by a crooked police chief. To prove his innocence he must entice his former clients away from the law abiding lives they are now living to recover the evidence that will save him.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Lena Headey movies?


TOP 17:
Juggernaut
Juggernaut
Omar Sharif as: Captain Alex Brunel
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Release: 1974
A bomber has planted 7 bombs on a transatlantic cruise ship. While a crack bomb squad team try to defuse the bombs the police attempt to track down the mad bomber.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Julian Glover movies?

TOP 16:
One Night with the King
One Night with the King
Omar Sharif as: Prince Memucan
Genre: Drama
Release: 2006
This amazing biblical drama chronicles the brave and historic legend of Hadassah, a Jewish orphan with exceptional beauty who rises to become Queen Esther of Persia and saves Persian Jews from genocide. By revealing her heritage to the king, Esther thwarts the evil prime minister's plan to annihilate all Jews in the Persian Empire. The annual festival of Purim is inspired by her heroism.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Luke Goss movies?

TOP 15:

The Yellow Rolls-Royce

The Yellow Rolls-Royce
Omar Sharif as: Davich
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1964
One Rolls-Royce belongs to three vastly different owners, starting with Lord Charles, who buys the car for his wife as an anniversary present. Another owner is Paolo Maltese, a mafioso who purchases the car during a trip to Italy and leaves it with his girlfriend while he returns to Chicago. Later, the car is owned by American widow Gerda, who joins the Yugoslavian resistance against the invading Nazis.


TOP 14:

Genghis Khan

Genghis Khan
Omar Sharif as: Temujin alias Genghis Khan
Genre: History
Release: 1965
This is the story of the shy Mongol boy Temujin who,during the 13th century, becomes the fearless Mongol leader Genghis Khan that unites all Mongol tribes and conquers India,China,Persia,Korea and parts of Rusia,Europe and Middle-East.

TOP 13:

The Fall of the Roman Empire

The Fall of the Roman Empire
Omar Sharif as: Sohamus
Genre: Drama, History, War
Release: 1964
Drawn from the same events that later inspired Gladiator, the film charts the power-hungry greed and father-son betrayal that led to Rome's collapse at the bloody hands of the Barbarians.

TOP 12:

The 13th Warrior

The 13th Warrior
Omar Sharif as: Melchisidek
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Release: 1999
A Muslim ambassador exiled from his homeland, Ahmad ibn Fadlan finds himself in the company of Vikings. While the behavior of the Norsemen initially offends ibn Fadlan, the more cultured outsider grows to respect the tough, if uncouth, warriors. During their travels together, ibn Fadlan and the Vikings get word of an evil presence closing in, and they must fight the frightening and formidable force, which was previously thought to exist only in legend.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Antonio Banderas movies?


TOP 11:

Hidalgo

Hidalgo
Omar Sharif as: Sheikh Riyadh
Genre: Western, Adventure, Action
Release: 2004
Set in 1890, this is the story of a Pony Express courier who travels to Arabia to compete with his horse, Hidalgo, in a dangerous race for a massive contest prize, in an adventure that sends the pair around the world...
Did you know that this movie is also one of best J.K. Simmons movies?

TOP 10:

The Night of the Generals

The Night of the Generals
Omar Sharif as: Major Grau
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Release: 1967
An unusual World War II crime thriller about a Nazi investigation into the murder of a prostitute. Major Grau finds himself focusing on three suspects: the Generals Tanz, Kahlenberg and Seydlitz-Gabler – all three of whom, it seems, are also involved in a plot to kill Hitler

TOP 9:

Mackenna's Gold

Mackenna's Gold
Omar Sharif as: Colorado
Genre: Adventure, Action, Western
Release: 1969
A bandit kidnaps a Marshal who has seen a map showing a gold vein on Indian lands, but other groups are looking for it too, while the Apache try to keep the secret location undisturbed.

TOP 8:

The Pink Panther Strikes Again

The Pink Panther Strikes Again
Omar Sharif as: Egyptian Assassin (uncredited)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Release: 1976
Charles Dreyfus, who has finally cracked over inspector Clouseau's antics, escapes from a mental institution and launches an elaborate plan to get rid of Clouseau once and for all.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Julie Andrews movies?


TOP 7:

Mountains of the Moon

Mountains of the Moon
Omar Sharif as: Arab Chief in Cairo (uncredited)
Genre: Adventure
Release: 1990
The story of Captain Richard Francis Burton's and Lt. John Hanning Speke's expedition to find the source of the Nile river in the name of Queen Victoria's British Empire. The film tells the story of their meeting, their friendship emerging amidst hardship, and then dissolving after their journey.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bernard Hill movies?

TOP 6:

Top Secret!

Top Secret!
Omar Sharif as: Agent Cedric
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1984
Popular and dashing American singer Nick Rivers travels to East Germany to perform in a music festival. When he loses his heart to the gorgeous Hillary Flammond, he finds himself caught up in an underground resistance movement. Rivers joins forces with Agent Cedric and Flammond to attempt the rescue of her father, Dr. Paul, from the Germans, who have captured the scientist in hopes of coercing him into building a new naval mine.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kelly Preston movies?

TOP 5:

Monsieur Ibrahim

Monsieur Ibrahim
Original Title: Monsieur Ibrahim et les fleurs du Coran
Omar Sharif as: Monsieur Ibrahim
Genre: Drama
Release: 2003
Monsieur Ibrahim is a story about a young Jewish boy in Paris who meets an old Muslim Turkish grocery store owner. The film touches the themes of friendship and love as the old man is a father figure to the boy as he teaches him of the Koran. The film is based on a book of the popular book by the French author Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Isabelle Adjani movies?

TOP 4:

The Burglars

The Burglars
Original Title: Le casse
Omar Sharif as: Abel Zacharia
Genre: Action, Crime
Release: 1971
In Athens a collection of emeralds is successfully stolen by a team of robbers, led by safe-cracker Azad. Things go smoothly until they miss the ship by which they planned their escape; a police chief pursues Azad while he waits for the next ship to set off.

TOP 3:

Funny Girl

Funny Girl
Omar Sharif as: Nick Arnstein
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1968
The story of the life of comedienne Fanny Brice, from her early days in the Jewish slums of the Lower East Side, to the height of her career with the Ziegfeld Follies, including her marriage to and eventual divorce from her first husband, Nick Arnstein.


TOP 2:

Doctor Zhivago

Doctor Zhivago
Omar Sharif as: Dr. Yuri Zhivago
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Release: 1965
The life of a Russian physician and poet who, although married to another, falls in love with a political activist's wife and experiences hardship during World War I and then the October Revolution.

TOP 1:

Lawrence of Arabia

Lawrence of Arabia
Omar Sharif as: Sherif Ali
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Release: 1962
The story of British officer T.E. Lawrence's mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Lawrence becomes a flamboyant, messianic figure in the cause of Arab unity but his psychological instability threatens to undermine his achievements.


If you like the best Omar Sharif movies, then you will also like the best Julie Christie movies, where many of their films coincide.