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The bridge on the river Kwai

Author: Michael WilsonCarl ForemanSam SpiegelDavid LeanWilliam HoldenAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [©1995], ©1957.
Series: Columbia classics.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When British P.O.W.s build a vital railway bridge in enemy-occupied Burma, Allied commandos are assigned to destroy it.
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Genre/Form: Videocassettes
War films
Film adaptations
Feature films
Drama
Fiction
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Wilson; Carl Foreman; Sam Spiegel; David Lean; William Holden; Alec Guinness; Jack Hawkins; Pierre Boulle; Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm); Columbia Pictures Corporation.
ISBN: 0800132009 9780800132002
OCLC Number: 677624090
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the novel by Pierre Boulle.
Originally released as motion picture in 1957.
Credits: Director of photography, Jack Hildyard; editor, Peter Taylor; music, Malcolm Arnold.
Cast: William Holden, Jack Hawkins, Alec Guinness.
Description: 1 videocassette (162 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS; stereo.
Series Title: Columbia classics.
Responsibility: Columbia Picture Corporation presents a Sam Spiegel production ; screenplay, Michael Wilson, Carl Foreman ; a Horizon picture produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by David Lean.

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When British P.O.W.s build a vital railway bridge in enemy-occupied Burma, Allied commandos are assigned to destroy it.

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