The Killing Fields

Here, only the silent survive.

Categories: War, Drama, History

The Killing Fields tells 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 lead 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.
Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 1984-11-02
Run time: 141 minute / 2:21
Budget: $14,400,000
Revenue: $34,700,291
Director: Roland Joffé
Writer: Bruce Robinson
Production Companies : Goldcrest Films International, International Film Investors, Enigma Productions
Production Country: United Kingdom


Sam Waterston
as Sydney Schanberg
Haing S. Ngor
as Dith Pran
Craig T. Nelson
as Major Reeves, Military Attache
John Malkovich
as Alan 'Al' Rockoff, Photographer
Athol Fugard
as Dr. Sundesval
Julian Sands
as Jon Swain
Spalding Gray
as United States consul
Bill Paterson
as Dr. MacEntire
Graham Kennedy
as Dougal
Katherine Krapum Chey
as Ser Moeum: Dith Pran's wife
Oliver Pierpaoli
as Titony: Dith Pran's son
Edward Entero Chey
as Sarun, Sydney's Driver
Tom Bird
as U.S. Military Advisor
Monirak Sisowath
as Phat: Khmer Rouge leader: 2nd village
Lambool Dtangpaibool
as Phat's Son
Ira Wheeler
as Ambassador Wade
David Henry
as France
Patrick Malahide
as Morgan
Nell Campbell
as Beth
Joan Harris
as TV Interviewer
Joanna Merlin
as Schanberg's Sister
Jay Barney
as Schanberg's Father
Mark Long
as Noaks
Sayo Inaba
as Mrs. Noaks
Mow Leng
as Sirik Matak
Chinsaure Sa
as Arresting Officer
Hout Ming Tran
as K.R. Cadre - First Village
Thach Suon
as Sahn
Neevy Pal
as Rosa
Roland Joffé Director

Bruce Robinson Screenplay

David Puttnam Producer

Mike Oldfield Original Music Composer

Chris Menges Director of Photography

Jim Clark Editor

Marion Dougherty Casting
Susie Figgis Casting
Pat Golden Casting
Juliet Taylor Casting

Roy Walker Production Design
Roger Murray-Leach Art Direction
Steve Spence Art Direction

Costume & Make-Up
Judy Moorcroft Costume Design

Iain Smith Associate Producer

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