The railway man
(DVD)

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Published
[Place of publication not identified] : The Weinstein Company Home Entertainment : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2014].
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Rating
Rated R.
Status
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Format
DVD
Language
English
UPC
013132617602

Notes

General Note
Title from sell sheet.
General Note
Originally produced in 2013.
General Note
Based on the book by Eric Lomax.
Participants/Performers
Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman, Jeremy Irvine, Stellan Skarsgård, Hiroyuki Sanada.
Description
Based on an autobiography, this film tells the true story of Eric Lomax, a British Army officer who is captured by the Japanese during WWII and sent to a POW camp, where he is tortured and forced to work on the Thai-Burma Railway. Years later, and still suffering the psychological trauma of his wartime experiences, Lomax is persuaded by his wife Patti to find and confront one of his captors. Accompanied by his best friend, Lomax returns to the scene of his torture and manages to track down his captor, Japanese officer Takashi Nagase, from the prison camp, in an attempt to let go of a lifetime of bitterness and hate.
Target Audience
Rated R.
System Details
DVD, widescreen; Dolby Digital.
Language
English dialogue; English and Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Firth, C., Irvine, J., Skarsgård, S., & Sanada, H. (2014). The railway man. [Place of publication not identified]: The Weinstein Company Home Entertainment : Anchor Bay Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Colin Firth et al.. 2014. The Railway Man. [Place of publication not identified]: The Weinstein Company Home Entertainment : Anchor Bay Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Colin Firth et al., The Railway Man. [Place of publication not identified]: The Weinstein Company Home Entertainment : Anchor Bay Entertainment, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Firth, Colin, Jeremy Irvine, Stellan Skarsgård, and Hiroyuki Sanada. The Railway Man. [Place of publication not identified]: The Weinstein Company Home Entertainment : Anchor Bay Entertainment, 2014. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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