118 mins. | Rated R
Based on Eric Lomax’s autobiographical account of his time in a WWII Singapore POW camp, THE RAILWAY MAN brings together Oscar winners Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman in a compelling wartime drama. Firth plays Eric Lomax, a Signals officer in the British Army during World War II who was captured and brutally tortured by the Japanese military. Still haunted by nightmares years later, he crosses paths with the man who tortured him and must face a crucial decision that could repair or destroy his life.
Frank Cottrell Boyce, Andy Patterson, Eric Lomax (book)
Nicole Kidman, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgard