David Lean

Title sequences and typography from all feature films directed by David Lean released on Blu-ray.

  • David Lean: In Which We Serve (1942) title sequenceSource: the Criterion Collection blu-ray (2012)

    IN WHICH WE SERVE

    (1942)
    Directed by: 
    Noël Coward, David Lean
    Starring: 
    Noël Coward, John Mills, Bernard Miles, Celia Johnson, Kay Walsh
    Studio: 
    Two Cities Films
    Country: 
    UK
    • title sequence
  • David Lean: This Happy Breed (1944) title sequenceSource: the Network blu-ray (2012)

    THIS HAPPY BREED

    (1944)
    Directed by: 
    David Lean
    Starring: 
    Robert Newton, Celia Johnson, Amy Veness, Alison Leggatt, Stanley Holloway
    Studio: 
    Two Cities Films
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
  • David Lean: Blithe Spirit (1945) title sequenceSource: the Criterion Collection blu-ray (2012)

    BLITHE SPIRIT

    (1945)
    Starring: 
    Rex Harrison, Constance Cummings, Kay Hammond, Margaret Rutherford, Hugh Wakefield
    Studio: 
    Two Cities Films
    Country: 
    UK
    • title sequence
    • “The End”
  • David Lean: Brief Encounter (1945) title sequenceSource: the Criterion Collection blu-ray (2012)

    BRIEF ENCOUNTER

    (1945)
    Directed by: 
    David Lean
    Starring: 
    Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway, Joyce Carey
    Country: 
    UK
    • title sequence
  • David Lean: Oliver Twist (1948) title sequenceSource: the Opening Distribution blu-ray (2012)

    OLIVER TWIST

    (1948)
    Directed by: 
    David Lean
    Starring: 
    John Howard Davies, Robert Newton, Alec Guinness, Kay Walsh, Francis L. Sullivan
    Country: 
    UK
  • David Lean: The Passionate Friends (1949) title sequenceSource: the Elephant Films blu-ray (2016)

    THE PASSIONATE FRIENDS

    (1949)
    Directed by: 
    David Lean
    Starring: 
    Ann Todd, Claude Rains, Trevor Howard, Betty Ann Davies, Isabel Dean
    Country: 
    UK
    • title sequence
  • MADELEINE

    (1950)
    Starring: 
    Ann Todd, Norman Wooland, Ivan Desny, Leslie Banks, Barbara Everest
    Country: 
    UK
  • The Sound Barrier (1952) title sequenceSource: the StudioCanal blu-ray (2016)

    THE SOUND BARRIER

    (1952)
    Directed by: 
    David Lean
    Starring: 
    Ralph Richardson, Ann Todd, Nigel Patrick, John Justin, Denholm Elliott
    Country: 
    UK
    • title sequence
  • David Lean: Hobson's Choice (1954) title sequenceSource: the StudioCanal blu-ray (2014)

    HOBSON’S CHOICE

    (1954)
    Directed by: 
    David Lean
    Starring: 
    Charles Laughton, John Mills, Brenda de Banzie, Daphne Anderson, Prunella Scales
    Country: 
    UK
    • title sequence
  • David Lean: Summertime (1955) title sequenceSource: the Concorde blu-ray

    SUMMERTIME

    (1955)
    Directed by: 
    David Lean
    Starring: 
    Katharine Hepburn, Rossano Brazzi, Isa Miranda, Darren McGavin
    Country: 
    UK/USA
    • title sequence
    • trailer typography
  • David Lean: The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) title sequenceSource: the Sony Pictures blu-ray (2010)

    THE BRIDGE ON THE RIVER KWAI

    (1957)
    Directed by: 
    David Lean
    Starring: 
    William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa
    Country: 
    UK, USA
    • title sequence
    • trailer typography
  • David Lean: Lawrence of Arabia (1962) title sequenceSource: the Sony Pictures blu-ray (2012)

    LAWRENCE OF ARABIA

    (1962)
    Directed by: 
    David Lean
    Starring: 
    Peter O’Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Omar Sharif
    Country: 
    UK
    • opening credits
  • Doctor Zhivago (1965) David LeanSource: the Warner Bros. blu-ray (2010)

    DOCTOR ZHIVAGO

    (1965)
    Directed by: 
    David Lean
    Starring: 
    Julie Christie, Omar Sharif, Alec Guinness, Rod Steiger
    Country: 
    USA
    • title sequence
    • closing credits
  • David Lean: Ryan’s Daughter (1970) title sequenceSource: the Resen blu-ray (2015)

    RYAN’S DAUGHTER

    (1970)
    Directed by: 
    David Lean
    Starring: 
    Robert Mitchum, Trevor Howard, Christopher Jones, John Mills, Leo McKern
    Country: 
    UK
    • title sequence
    Title design: 
    Burke Mattsson
  • David Lean: A Passage to India (1984) title sequenceSource: the Sony Pictures blu-ray (2008)

    A PASSAGE TO INDIA

    (1984)
    Directed by: 
    David Lean
    Starring: 
    Judy Davis, Victor Banerjee, James Fox, Alec Guinness
    Country: 
    UK, USA
    • title sequence
    Title design: 
    Optical film effecs ltd.