The Railway Man

Opening Date:

April 11, 2014

Cast:

Nicole Kidman, Stellan Skarsgård, Colin Firth, Jeremy Irvine, Hiroyuki Sanada

Director:

Jonathan Teplitzky

Genre:

Drama

Run Time:

1 hr. 56 min.

MPAA Rating:

R for disturbing prisoner of war violence

Synopsis:

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.