The Year of Living Dangerously (1982)


Australian journalist Guy Hamilton travels to Indonesia to cover civil strife in 1965. There, on the eve of an attempted coup, he befriends a Chinese Australian photographer with a deep connection to and vast knowledge of the Indonesian people and also falls in love with a British national.

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Kickass Score: 6.8/10 from 85 votes
Release Date: 1982-12-17
Status: Released
Run time: 115 min / 1:55
Production Studio : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), McElroy & McElroy
Production Countries: Australia, United States of America

The Year of Living Dangerously Casts

Mel Gibson
as Guy Hamilton
Sigourney Weaver
as Jill Bryant
Linda Hunt
as Billy Kwan
Michael Murphy
as Pete Curtis
Bill Kerr
as Colonel Henderson
Noel Ferrier
as Wally O'Sullivan
Bembol Roco
as Kumar
Paul Sonkkila
as Kevin Condon
Domingo Landicho
as Hartono
Kuh Ledesma
as Tiger Lily

The Year of Living Dangerously Crew

Writing Peter Weir Screenplay
Directing Peter Weir Director
Sound Maurice Jarre Original Music Composer
Editing William M. Anderson Editor
Writing David Williamson Screenplay
Camera Russell Boyd Director of Photography
Production Jim McElroy Producer
Writing C.J. Koch Screenplay
Writing C.J. Koch Novel