The Killing Fields

The Killing Fields (1984)

"Here, only the silent survive."
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75

The real-life story of a friendship between two journalists, an American and a Cambodian, during the bloody Khmer Rouge takeover of Cambodia in 1975, which led to the death of 2-3 million Cambodians during the next four years, until Pol Pot's regime was toppled by the intervening Vietnamese in 1979.

Starring
Sam Waterstonas Sydney Schanberg
Haing S. Ngoras Dith Pran
Craig T. Nelsonas Major Reeves, Military Attache