The Railway Man

Opening Date:

April 11, 2014


Nicole Kidman, Stellan SkarsgÄrd, Colin Firth, Jeremy Irvine, Hiroyuki Sanada, Marta Dusseldorp


Jonathan Teplitzky



Run Time:

1 hr. 56 min.

MPAA Rating:

R for disturbing prisoner of war violence


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.