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The Killing Fields

The Killing Fields(1984)

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Brief Synopsis

An American journalist and his Cambodian adviser fight to survive the country's communist takeover.

Cast & Crew

Roland Joffe Director
Sam Waterston Sydney Schanberg
John Malkovich Al Rockoff
Haing S Ngor Dith Pran
Craig T. Nelson Military Attache
Julian Sands John Swain
Spalding Gray Us Consul
Athol Fugard Doctor Sundesval
Bill Paterson Doctor Macentire
Monirak Sisowath Phat--Khmer Rouge Leader (2nd Village)
Katherine Chey Kragum Ser Moeun--Pran'S Wife
Oliver Pierpaoli Titony--Pran'S Son
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MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1984 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Production Co:  Goldcrest Films International .....Production Company, International Film Investors .....Production Company, Enigma Productions Ltd .....Production Company (First Casualty), Camera Effects .....Production Company, Optical Film Effects .....Production Company, Bapty & Co .....Production Company, Warner Bros. Pictures Distribution .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Columbia-Emi-Warner .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United Kingdom (GB)
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  • A superb motion picture unfairly forgotten

    Tim Evanson 2013-04-10

    "The Killing Fields" is one of those films, after having seen it, you want to go out and do something -- anything -- fix what happened.The Khmer... MORE>

  • The Killing Fields

    stephanie Limon 2011-05-10

    A phenomenal and powerful movie, without a wasted moment. It carries the viewer through the heart of the devastation and brutality of war. It is a journey... MORE>

  • The Killing Fields (1984)

    James Higgins 2010-07-04

    Very well acted, Haing S. Ngor is outstanding, Sam Waterston and John Malkovich also excel. Very believably presented, the cinematography is very... MORE>