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Rated
PG
Runtime 115 min
Ratings
88% critics Rotten Tomatoes
77% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Genre Drama, Romance, War
Release 02/18/83
Actors Linda Hunt, Mel Gibson, Bembol Roco, Domingo Landicho
Directors Peter Weir
Guy Hamilton is a journalist on his first job as a foreign correspondent. His apparently humdrum assignment to Indonesia soon turns hot as President Sukarno electrifies the populace and frightens foreign powers. Guy soon is the hottest reporter on the story with the help of his photographer, half- Chinese dwarf Billy Kwan, who has gone native. Guy's affair with diplomat Jill Bryant also helps. Eventually Guy must face some major moral choices and the relationship between Billy and him reaches a crisis at the same time the politics of Indonesia does.
Genre Drama, Romance, War
Release 02/18/83
Actors Linda Hunt, Mel Gibson, Bembol Roco, Domingo Landicho
Directors Peter Weir
Guy Hamilton is a journalist on his first job as a foreign correspondent. His apparently humdrum assignment to Indonesia soon turns hot as President Sukarno electrifies the populace and frightens foreign powers. Guy soon is the hottest reporter on the story with the help of his photographer, half- Chinese dwarf Billy Kwan, who has gone native. Guy's affair with diplomat Jill Bryant also helps. Eventually Guy must face some major moral choices and the relationship between Billy and him reaches a crisis at the same time the politics of Indonesia does.