Charlie Rose The Week

Colin Firth on "The Railway Man"

Clip | 3m 16s

Eric Lomax was a British POW in Southeast Asia during World War II, scarred by his imprisonment and torture along the infamous "Death Railway." His 1995 memoir centered on his discovery that one of his torturers was still alive. Here actors Colin Firth and Jeremy Irvine and director Jonathan Teplitzky talk with Lomax's wife Patty about meeting the man himself.

Aired: 04/11/14

Rating: NR

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