To go into inept detail about the actual events that circulated in real life, it was essentially a four year long carpet-bombing campaign located in the near sky of Cambodia. The set of information is reliable enough, as there’s a number of sources that back this information up. Most of which are primary resources, and you wouldn’t be able to cover something like that up anyway. This campaign is what unfortunately resulted with the horrible, catastrophic destruction. That managed to plague the country, leading to the Pol Pot regime. The film shares these same harrowing, hunting landscapes of the great loss. The film also reference’s the involment of t...
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...arated from all his family. At the very least we can have survivors to tell us about the all of the truth of the war.
In Conclusion, I think the film, “The Killing Fields” is a reliable film, when it is depicting the horrid events that took place during the Killing Fields. Its accurate when presenting the terrifying and woefully sad themes, all of Richard Nixions descion’s, four yearlong bomb campaign and all of the actors they hired. As I already discussed, it’s because of the casting of Haing S. Ngor, it really goes to add a sense of accuracy. Which benefits the overall accuracy of the film. In summary, I do believe the film is accurate to real events. I greatly appreaticate Haing S. Ngor for documenting these events, and feel an incredible amount of sorrow for Pol Pot, Penh and others who had to go through literal hell.
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