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Lion of the Desert (1981)

Release Date: Sep 25, 1981
Description: In the Fascist Italy Pre-World War II of Benito Mussolini, the cruel General Rodolfo Graziani is directly assigned by Il Dulce to fight in the colonial war in Libya to vanquish the Arab nation. However, his troops are frequently defeated by the national leader Omar Mukhtar and his army of Bedouins. But the Butcher of Ethiopia and Libya uses a dirty war against the natives, slaughtering children, women and aged people, to subdue Mukhtar. - via IMDB
Director: Moustapha Akkad
Genres: Biography, Drama, History, War
Type: Feature Film
General Rating: PG

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DVD (PG) - 25th Anniversary Edition, 2 Disc Set
Released: Nov 1, 2005
Library Call Number: DT223.8.M85 L56
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