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192 Ratings

The Railway Man

Directed by Jonathan Teplitzky
Australia, United Kingdom, 2013


Academy Award winners Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman star in the true story of Eric Lomax, a British soldier in World War II who endured gruelling conditions as a forced labourer on the Thailand “death railway” after being captured by Japanese troops.

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The Railway Man Directed by Jonathan Teplitzky

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2013 | Winner: SIGNIS Award

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards

2014 | Winner: Best Script

2014 | 6 nominations including: Best Film

AACTA International Awards

2015 | 2 wins including: Best Adapted Screenplay

2015 | 4 nominations including: Best Film

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