Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche, Willem Dafoe
Directed By: Anthony Minghella
Duration: 2 hr 33 min
Count Almásy is a Hungarian map maker employed by the Royal Geographical Society to chart the Sahara Desert. As World War II unfolds, Almásy enters into a world of love, betrayal, and politics that is revealed in a series of flashbacks as he lies on the hospital bed after a tragic plane crash.