Winner of 3 Academy Awards! A New York Times reporter and his Cambodian aide are harrowingly trapped in Cambodia's 1975 Khmer Rouge revolution. Sam Waterston, John Malkovich and Haing S. Ngor (Best Supporting Actor Oscar and Golden Globe winner) star in this shattering true story.
Won: Best Actor (Ngor), Best Cinematography, Best Editing, 1985 Academy Awards; Best Actor (Ngor), Best Film, Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Editing, Best Production Design, Best Sound, 1985 BAFTA Awards
Nominated: Best Actor (Waterston), Best Director, Best Picture, Best Screenplay, 1985 Academy Awards; Best Actor (Waterston), Best Direction, Best Make Up, Best Score, Best Visual Effects, 1985 BAFTA Awards