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The Resource The railway man.

The railway man.

Label
The railway man.
Title
The railway man.
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on an autobiography, this film tells the true story of Eric Lomax, a British Army officer who is captured by the Japanese during WWII and sent to a POW camp, where he is tortured and forced to work on the Thai-Burma Railway. Years later, and still suffering the psychological trauma of his wartime experiences, Lomax is persuaded by his wife Patti to find and confront one of his captors. Accompanied by his best friend, Lomax returns to the scene of his torture and manages to track down his captor, Japanese officer Takashi Nagase, from the prison camp, in an attempt to let go of a lifetime of bitterness and hate
Member of
Cataloging source
BDX
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
English dialogue; English and Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.R35 2014
PerformerNote
Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman, Jeremy Irvine, Stellan Skarsgård, Hiroyuki Sanada
Runtime
108
Technique
live action
Label
The railway man.
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Originally produced in 2013
  • Based on the book by Eric Lomax
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1562928
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780109411884
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132617602
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WC61760
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1562928
  • (Sirsi) 1562928
  • (OCoLC)881375241
System details
DVD, widescreen; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The railway man.
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Originally produced in 2013
  • Based on the book by Eric Lomax
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1562928
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780109411884
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132617602
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WC61760
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1562928
  • (Sirsi) 1562928
  • (OCoLC)881375241
System details
DVD, widescreen; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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