During the Russian Revolution, Yuri Zhivago, is a young doctor who has been raised by his aunt and uncle following his father's suicide. Yuri falls in love with beautiful Lara Guishar, who has been having an affair with her mother's lover, Victor Komarovsky, an unscrupulous businessman. Yuri, however, ends up marrying his cousin, Tonya. But when he and Lara meet again years later, the spark of love reignites.
Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Geraldine Chaplin, Alec Guinness, Rod Steiger, Tom Courtenay, Ralph Richardson, Siobhan McKenna, Rita Tushingham, Geoffrey Keen, Bernard Kay, Jack MacGowran, Adrienne Corri, Wolf Frees, Gwen Nelson, Noel Willman, Gérard Tichy, Klaus Kinski, Jeffrey Rockland, José María Caffarel, Tarek Sharif, Mark Eden, Erik Chitty, Lucy Westmore, Virgilio Teixeira