Paradise Road

Paradise Road (1997)

Genres - Drama, History, War  |   Release Date - Apr 11, 1997  |   Run Time - 122 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Paradise Road is a 1997 American/Australian war film that tells the story of a group of English, American, Dutch and Australian women who are imprisoned by the Japanese in Sumatra during World War II. It was directed by Bruce Beresford and stars Glenn Close as Adrienne Pargiter, Frances McDormand as the brash Dr. Verstak, Pauline Collins as missionary Margaret Drummond (based on missionary Margaret Dryburgh), Julianna Margulies as American socialite Topsy Merritt, Jennifer Ehle as British doyenne and model Rosemary Leighton Jones, Cate Blanchett as Australian nurse Susan McCarthy and Elizabeth Spriggs as dowager Imogene Roberts.

Movie Info

Budget

$16,000,000

Box Office

$2,007,100

Tags

1940s, Island, Japanese, Prison, Prisoner Of War, Singapore, Sumatra, World War Ii

Attributes

Narrative Location: Indonesia, set in Indonesia
Subject: Pacific War, World War II

Alternate Titles

A Estrada do Paraíso
PT
Camino al paraíso
ES
Droga do raju
PL
La route du paradis
CA
Láger az édenkertben
HU
O dromos tou Paradeisou
GR
Paradise Road
AU, CA, DK, FR, IN, GB, US
Rajska droga
PL
Tie paratiisiin
FI
Um Canto de Esperança
BR
Un canto de esperanza
AR
Weg aus der Hölle
DE
Ο δρόμος του παραδείσου
GR
Дорога в рай
RU
Пътят към рая
BG
天堂之路
CN
火線浮生錄
TW