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It's no classic but still worth the journey

Published Thu, Mar 13, 2014 · 10:00 PM
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THE Railway Man is a grim human drama that traces the extraordinary true story of Eric Lomax, a British officer who survived war, torture and forced labour at the hands of the Japanese only to return to the scene of the crime decades later to confront the man most responsible for his suffering.

Lomax never recovered from the trauma but he found a measure of solace in a lifelong love for trains, a bestselling book he wrote about his wartime experience and the love of a woman who helped to free him from a psychological priso…

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