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Release Date: October 25th, 2002

DVD Release Date: June 15th, 2004

R|2 hr 1 min

Plot Summary
Based on a real-life story, this drama focuses on a small group of Allied soldiers in Burma who are held captive by the Japanese. Capt. Ernest Gordon (Ciaran McMenamin), Lt. Jim Reardon (Kiefer Sutherland) and Maj. Ian Campbell (Robert Carlyle) are among the military officers kept imprisoned and routinely beaten and deprived of food. While Campbell wants to rebel and attempt an escape, Gordon tries to take a more stoic approach, an attitude that proves to be surprisingly resonant.

Cast: Ciaran McMenamin, Robert Carlyle, Kiefer Sutherland, Mark Strong, Yugo Saso, Sakae Kimura, James Cosmo, Masayuki Yui

Director: David L. Cunningham

Genres: Historical drama, War

Keywords: Brooding, Escape, 1940s, Soldier, Gritty, Underdog