PG certificateThe Year of Living Dangerously is a Film programme that first aired in 1983 and has been classified a PG certificate.

The Year of Living Dangerously is a 4 star programme

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The Year of Living Dangerously (1983)

Directed by
Peter Weir

Politics and romance mix to intriguing effect in Peter Weir's thriller, set in a turbulent Indonesia during the mid-60s. Journalist Mel Gibson romances embassy attache Sigourney Weaver. The diminutive Linda Hunt (playing a man) won an Oscar.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1983

4/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: Australia

Filmed in Colour


Linda Hunt...Billy Kwan
Image for Mel GibsonMel Gibson...Guy Hamilton
Bembol Roco...Kumar
Domingo Landicho...Hortono
Hermino de Guzman...Immigration Officer
Michael Murphy...Pete Curtis
Noel Ferrier...Wally O'Sullivan
Paul Sonkkila...Kevin Condon
Ali Nur...Ali
Dominador Robridillo...Betjak Man
Joel Agona...Palace Guard
Mike Emperio...Sukarno
Bernardo Nacilla...Dwarf
Image for Bill KerrBill Kerr...Col. Henderson
Image for Sigourney WeaverSigourney Weaver...Jill Bryant