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The killing fields [DVD] / Warner Bros. Pictures ; Goldcrest and International Film Investors present an Enigma production ; director of photography, Chris Menges ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson ; produced by David Puttnam ; directed by Roland Joffé
DVD | Warner Home Video [distributor | 2001] | Widescreen version.
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Widescreen version.
Descript.
1 videodisc (141 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD; Region 1; Dolby surround stereo.
Note
In English with optional subtitles in English or French; closed captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Cast
Sam Waterston (Sydney Schanberg), Dr. Haing S. Ngor (Dith Pran), John Malkovich (Al Rockoff), Julian Sands (Jon Swain), Craig T. Nelson (Military Attache), Spalding Gray (U.S. Consul), Bill Paterson (Dr. MacEntire), Athol Fugard (Dr. Sundesval), Graham Kennedy (Dougal).
Credits
Production designed by Roy Walker ; editor, Jim Clark ; associate producer, Iain Smith ; original music composed by Mike Oldfield.
Note
Originally released as motion picture in 1984.
Based on the novel: The death and life of Dith Pran / by Sydney Schanberg.
Audience
Rated R.
Summary
Dith Pran is an aide, translator and friend of a journalist who is covering the war in Cambodia. He is eventually exiled to the labor camps in Cambodia's countryside, where he endures four years of starvation, torture and war before escaping to Thailand.
Note
Special features: cast & crew; commentary by director Roland Joffeé; Dr. Haing G. Ngor; interactive menus; production notes; theatrical trailer; scene access.
Awards
Academy Awards: Best cinematography, Best film editing, Best supporting actor (Ngor).
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Menges, Chris, 1940-
Robinson, Bruce, 1946-
Puttnam, David, 1941-
Joffé, Roland, 1945-
Waterston, Sam.
Ngor, Haing.
Malkovich, John.
Sands, Julian.
Nelson, Craig T.
Gray, Spalding, 1941-2004.
Paterson, Bill, 1945-
Fugard, Athol.
Kennedy, Graham, 1934-
Clark, James, 1931-
Oldfield, Mike, 1953-
Schanberg, Sydney H. (Sydney Hillel), 1934- Death and life of Dith Pran.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Goldcrest Films International.
International Film Investors (Firm)
Enigma (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Title
Killing fields (Motion picture)
ISBN/ISSN
0790749424
9780790749426
0085391141921
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