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Title:
The bridge on the River Kwai / Columbia Pictures presents a Sam Spiegel production ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Carl Foreman ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by David Lean.
ISBN:
9780767853545
Publication Information:
Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, 2000.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (162 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Includes interactive and animated menus, scene seletions with motion, theatrical trailer, talent files.

Special features and enhancements may vary by copy.

Based on Pont de la riviere Kwai / Pierre Boulle.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1957.

DVD; widescreen (2.55:1) presentation.
Summary:
British soldiers captured by the Japanese during World War II are forced to construct a strategic railroad bridge which a commando team is instructed by the British High Command to destroy.
Corporate Subject:
Added Title:
Bridge over the River Kwai.
Language Note:
English language ; Includes French, Spanish and Portuguese dubbed versions and subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean and Thai.
Audience:
MPAA rating: PG.
Performer:
William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa, James Donald, Ann Sears, Geoffrey Horne.
Production Credits:
Music, Malcolm Arnold ; cinematography, Jack Hildyard ; editing, Peter Taylor.
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