The Killing Fields (1984)

Director
Roland Joffé

Main cast
Sam Waterston; Haing S. Ngor; John Malkovich; Julian Sands; Craig T. Nelson

Genres
War, Drama, History

Description
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.


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