Based on the remarkable autobiography, The Railway Man tells the extraordinary true story of Eric Lomax, a British army officer who is tormented as a prisoner of war at a Japanese labour camp during World War II. Lomax endured horrific conditions and savage beatings as he and thousands of others were put to work building the infamous Thailand-Burma Railway, known as the Death Railway. Thousands died during the building of this project.
Lomax survived and decades later he discovers that the Japanese interpreter he holds responsible for much of his treatment is still alive and sets out to confront him, and his haunting past, in this powerful tale of survival, love and redemption.
Directed by Jonathan Teplitzky, the film stars Academy Award-winner Colin Firth, Jeremy Irvine, and Academy Award-winner Nicole Kidman. The Railway Man will be released in Australia in 2014.
Cate Blanchett is set to make her directional debut with The Dinner, an adaptation of Herman Koch’s bestselling novel. First published in 2009, it has been translated into 21 languages...On September 24, 2013
The news team is back.On November 26, 2013
By Sophia WhitfieldOn July 18, 2013
Nina Jacobson and her production company Color Force has picked up the rights to Donna Tartt’s bestselling novel The Goldfinch which was released in 2013. Tartt’s previous novel The Little...On March 11, 2014
Sydney will be the third city to host a Premiere event after New York and the opening of the 66th Cannes Film Festival.On April 22, 2013
By Rebecca McRitchieOn July 17, 2013