David Lean

Title sequences from all feature films directed by David Lean (1908-1991) released on blu-ray.

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

    IN WHICH WE SERVE

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

    THIS HAPPY BREED

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

    BLITHE SPIRIT

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

    BRIEF ENCOUNTER

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

    OLIVER TWIST

    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)
    1949
    • title sequence

    THE PASSIONATE FRIENDS

    Directed by: 
    David Lean
    Starring: 
    Ann Todd, Claude Rains, Trevor Howard, Betty Ann Davies, Isabel Dean
    Country: 
    UK
  • 1950

    MADELEINE

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

    THE SOUND BARRIER

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

    HOBSON’S CHOICE

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

    SUMMERTIME

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

    THE BRIDGE ON THE RIVER KWAI

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

    LAWRENCE OF ARABIA

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

    DOCTOR ZHIVAGO

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

    RYAN’S DAUGHTER

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

    A PASSAGE TO INDIA

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