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The Railway Man

Rating:R (for disturbing prisoner of war violence)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:April 11, 2014
Running time:116 minutes
Cast:Nicole Kidman, Stellan Skarsgård, Colin Firth, Jeremy Irvine, Hiroyuki Sanada
Director:Jonathan Teplitzky
Writer:Frank Cottrell Boyce
Distributor:The Weinstein Company

Web Site: http://railwayman-film.com/

Description: Based on his best-selling memoir, The film tells the extraordinary and epic true story of Eric Lomax, a British Army officer who is tormented as a prisoner of war at a Japanese labour camp during World War II. Decades later, Lomax discovers that the Japanese interpreter he holds responsible for much of his treatment is still alive and sets out to confront him, and his haunting past.

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