New York Times reporter Sidney Schanberg is one of the few reporters to have stayed in Cambodia following the capture of Phnom Penh by the Khmer Rouge. His assistant Dith Pran steps in to save his life. With Pran arrested, Schanberg returns to the US, while Cambodia is crushed by the repressive regime.
Director Roland Joffé
Scriptwriting Bruce Robinson, Franck Apprederis, Christine Carrel, Jean Patrick
Photography Chris Menges
Music Mike Oldfield, Jean Musy
Cast Sam Waterston, Haing S. Ngor, John Malkovich
Source Warner Bros France