Famous movies set in the desert
Films created on a stage of shifting sand
Some of the most celebrated films in cinema history have been set in the desert. These vast, arid, and barren landscapes have provided the backdrop for numerous movies embracing genres as diverse as war, survival, and romance. Many are well known to the movie-going pubic. Others less so. But all are set on a stage of shifting sand, as beautiful as it is dangerous.
Browse the gallery and take a look at these movies made in the desert.
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