Plot: What's the story about?
The capture and torture of Eric Lomax by the Japanese in World War II. Lomax was sent to work on notorious "death railway" in Burma and struggled for the next 30 years to come to terms with the trauma.
modified plot formulation from variety.com
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Who stars in The Railway Man: Cast List
Colin Firth ... Old Eric Lomax
"1917" , "The Secret Garden"
Jeremy Irvine ... Young Eric Lomax
"The Last Full Measure" , "The Woman in Black 2 Angels of Death"
Nicole Kidman ... Patti
"Just Go With It" , "Bombshell"
Stellan Skarsgard ... Old Eric's Best Friend
"The Avengers" , "Dune"
"Army of the Dead" , "Mortal Kombat"
Who's making The Railway Man: Crew List
A look at the The Railway Man behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Jonathan Teplitzky last directed Churchill and Mr. Cranky. The film's writer Frank Cottrell Boyce last wrote Sometimes Always Never and Goodbye Christopher Robin.
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Production: What we know about The Railway Man?
- December 2013: The film was in Completed status.
- April 2012: The film was in Production status.
- November 2011: The film was in Pre-Production status.
Starts shooting April 30th in Scotland.
Shooting begins February, 2012
The Railway Man Release Date: When was the film released?
When will the movie be on DVD?Tuesday, August 12, 2014
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