The Railway Man

The Railway Man


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Film description

Colin Firth plays the lead role in Eric Lomax's autobiography, a WW2 veteran haunted by his time as a Japanese prisoner of war. Nicole Kidman portrays Patti, a woman who meets Eric on a train and seeks out another survivor, Finlay (Stellan Skarsgård), to find out more. Finlay then discovers that one figure from the camp is still alive and working as a museum tour guide. With this information, Eric must decide whether he will confront his former torturer. Jonathan Teplitzky's The Railway Man opens at UK cinemas on 1 January 2014.

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Release Dates

UK Cinema release
January 1st 2014