Director: Jonathan Teplitzky
Writer(s): Frank Cottrell Boyce, Andy Paterson
Cast: Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman, Stellan Skarsgård, Hiroyuki Sanada, Jeremy Irvine, Sam Reid
Eric Lomax, a World War II British Army officer who was captured and forced to work on the notorious Death Railway, sets out to find those responsible for his torture.
“An impressively crafted, skillfully acted, highly absorbing journey into a dark corner of world history.” – Gary Goldstein, LA Times
“It’s an inspiring and unforgettable story about cruelty, endurance, courage and making peace with the past.” – Rex Reed, New York Observer
“The cast is excellent and the screenplay, by Frank Cottrell Boyce and Andy Paterson, is delicately attuned to the emotional cost of war and the terrible struggle to be healed.” – J.R. Jones, Chicago Reader