The Railway Man

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Directed by Jonathan Teplitzky (Burning Man), THE RAILWAY MAN tells the story of Eric Lomax (Jeremy Irvine, Great Expectations, War Horse), serving in the Second World War when he is captured and held prisoner by the Japanese. read more
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Directed by Jonathan Teplitzky (Burning Man), THE RAILWAY MAN tells the story of Eric Lomax (Jeremy Irvine, Great Expectations, War Horse), serving in the Second World War when he is captured and held prisoner by the Japanese. Brutally tortured and forced, along with his fellow captives, to build the Thai-Burma Railway, he is left traumatised and uncommunicative for years to come, despite the best efforts of his wife (Nicole Kidman, The Paperboy, Stoker). Many years later, an older Lomax (Colin Firth, The King’s Speech) resolves to track down one of his torturers, Takashi Nagase (Hiroyuki Sanada, 47 Ronin, The Wolverine), hoping to find the answers that will enable him to finally let go of the hatred he has felt throughout his life.

Original Release

12/26/2013

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Cast

Directors

Jonathan Teplitzky

Writers

Frank Cottrell Boyce, Andy Paterson, Eric Lomax

Cast

Producers

Claudia Bluemhuber Executive Producer
Samuel Hadida Executive Producer
Victor Hadida Executive Producer
Ian Hutchinson Executive Producer
Daria Jovicic Executive Producer
Zygi Kamasa Executive Producer
Nick Manzi Executive Producer
Anand Tucker Executive Producer
Chris Brown Producer
Bill Curbishley Producer
Andy Paterson Producer
Colleen Clarke Producer
Annalise Davis Producer
Barbara Gibbs Producer
Michelle Sahayan Producer
Charles Salmon Producer
Oliver Veysey Producer

Editors

Martin Connor

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