The Killing Fields is a 1984 British drama film about the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia, which is based on the experiences of two journalists: Cambodian Dith Pran and American Sydney Schanberg. The film, which won three Academy Awards, was directed by Roland Joffé and stars Sam Waterston as Schanberg, Haing S. Ngor as Pran, Julian Sands as Jon Swain, and John Malkovich as Al Rockoff. The adaptation for the screen was written by Bruce Robinson and the soundtrack by Mike Oldfield, orchestrated by David Bedford. In the Cambodian capital, Phnom Penh during May 1973, the Cambodian national army...
|Release date:||November 2, 1984|
|Directed by:||Roland Joffé|
|Producer:||David Puttnam, Iain Smith|
|Music by:||Mike Oldfield|
|Screenplay by:||Bruce Robinson|