Doctor Zhivago is an award winning movie. The movie, which was released in 1965 was based on a novel of the same name. The novel was written by poet and novelist Boris Pasternak who was a native of soviet Russia. It was published in 1959. The movie, Doctor Zhivago was the winner of five Oscars at the Academy Awards in 1966. It has a total running time of 197 minutes.
Filming of the award winning movie “Dr. Zhivago” began on location near Madrid, Spain in the year 1964 On This Day.