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The bridge on the River Kwai

Author: Alec GuinnessWilliam HoldenJack HawkinsSesshū HayakawaCarl ForemanAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2011] ©2011
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Videodisc : Blu-ray disc : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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British POWs are forced to build a railway bridge for their WWII Japanese captors, unaware of an Allied mission to blow it up.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Fiction films
War films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Teatro
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alec Guinness; William Holden; Jack Hawkins; Sesshū Hayakawa; Carl Foreman; Michael Wilson; Sam Spiegel; David Lean; Pierre Boulle; Columbia Pictures Corporation.; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 732357872
Language Note: English, French, Portuguese or Spanish dialogue; French, Portuguese, Spanish, Chinese, Korean or Thai subtitles. Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Based on the novel by Pierre Boulle.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957.
Bonus features: William Holden and Alec Guinness on "The Steve Allen Show"; archival audio of William Holden narrating the premiere; "Crossing the bridge" picture-in-graphs track and more.
Credits: Music, Malcolm Arnold ; cinematography, Jack Hildyard ; editor, Peter Taylor.
Cast: Alec Guinness, William Holden, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa.
Target Audience: MPAA Rating: PG.; CHV rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (161 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Blu-ray; all regions; DTS-HD Master Audio, Dolby Digital 5.1; 1080p high definition, widescreen.
Other Titles: Bridge on the River Kwai (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Columbia Pictures ; screenplay by Carl Foreman and Michael Wilson ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by David Lean.

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British POWs are forced to build a railway bridge for their WWII Japanese captors, unaware of an Allied mission to blow it up.

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