David Lean’s epic love story DOCTOR ZHIVAGO gets a new trailer in anticipation of its re-release UK-wide on 27 November

An epic romance set against the backdrop of the Russian Revolution, David Lean’s Doctor Zhivago is famed as being of cinema’s great love stories. The film, in a new 4K digital transfer is set to return to cinemas on 27 November, and its release coincides with the film's 50th anniversary and is a centrepiece of the UK-wide BFI Love season.


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