The Year of Living Dangerously1982

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The Year of Living Dangerously
Directed by:
Peter Weir

Released in the USA on January 21 of 1983, "The Year of Living Dangerously" (also known as "Jahr in der Hölle, Ein", "Anno vissuto pericolosamente, Un") is a Drama/Romance/War film directed by Peter Weir . Mel Gibson is starring, alongside Sigourney Weaver, Linda Hunt, Michael Murphy, Bill Kerr and Noel Ferrier.

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Who is the director of "The Year of Living Dangerously":

The Year of Living Dangerously was directed by Peter Weir, an Australian director, writer, producer, and actor.

Before directing The Year of Living Dangerously, Peter Weir had directed Gallipoli, released in 1981, The Last Wave (1977), Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975), Homesdale (1971). Since, he directed The Mosquito Coast, released in 1986, Dead Poets Society (1989), Green Card (1990), Fearless (1993), The Truman Show (1998), and The Way Back (2010).

When was "The Year of Living Dangerously" released:

The Year of Living Dangerously was initially released on Friday, January 21, 1983, in the United States. Also released on Friday, January 21, 1983 have been Independence Day (dir. Robert Mandel), The House on Sorority Row (dir. Mark Rosman), El Tesoro de las cuatro coronas (dir. Ferdinando Baldi), and Threshold (dir. Richard Pearce). This was thirty-six (36) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, June 01, 1983 in France; Friday, May 27, 1983 in Germany; Friday, April 15, 1983 in Italy; Thursday, December 09, 1982 in Australia and on Saturday, July 14, 1984 in Japan.

What is the casting of "The Year of Living Dangerously":

At the casting of The Year of Living Dangerously we find Mel Gibson, previously seen in Attack Force Z (1982) and Mad Max 2 (1981); Sigourney Weaver (Eyewitness (1981), Alien (1979)); Linda Hunt (Popeye (1980)) [ more... ]

  • Paul Sonkkila and Mel Gibson, Bill Kerr also appeared together in Gallipoli, released in 1981.
  • Linda Hunt and Mel Gibson can also be seen in Pocahontas, released in 1995.
  • Mel Gibson and Linda Hunt can also be seen in Maverick, released in 1994.

What is the Storyline of "The Year of Living Dangerously":

The novel is narrated by "Cookie", a news agency reporter. Cookie is an older man who acted as a father confessor to many of the characters in the novel, and is telling the story several years after it happened. He is a stand-in for author Christopher Koch, and helps to illuminate the ways in which identity is mediated by other people's perceptions of an individual and by that individual's perception of him or her self.

Thematically, the novel explores the ways in which Australians began to [...]

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