The English Patient font here refers to the font used in the poster of The English Patient, which is a 1996 romantic drama movie. Set before and during the World War II, the movie depicts a story of love, fate, misunderstanding and healing through a series of flashbacks by a critically burned plane crash victim.
The font used for the movie title in the poster is probably Optima Medium designed by Herman Zapf. The font is a commercial one and you can purchase and download the font here.
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