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The Bridge on the River Kwai

(1957)

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| Film | Colour | Adventure, Drama, War | 2h 41min |
U
| Stars: William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins | Director: David Lean
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British POWs in Burma are employed by the Japanese to build a bridge; meanwhile British agents seek to destroy it

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Cast (21)

William Holden
Shears
Promotional shot of distinguished British actor, Alec Guinness
Colonel Nicholson
British actor Jack Hawkins wears a jacket and tie
Major Warden
Sessue Hayakawa
Colonel Saito
James Donald
Major Clipton
Geoffrey Horne
Lieutenant Joyce
British actor André Morell in a still from the 1959 film, The Hound of the Baskervilles
Colonel Green
Peter Williams
Capt Reeves
John Boxer
Major Hughes
Percy Herbert
Grogan
Harold Goodwin
Baker
Ann Sears
Nurse
Heihachirô Ôkawa
Captain Kanematsu
Keiichirô Katsumoto
Lieutenant Miura
Keiichirô Katsumoto
Lieutenant Miura
M R B Chakrabandhu
Yai
M RB Chakrabandhu
Yai
Vilaiwan Seeboonreaung
Siamese Girl
Ngamta Suphaphongs
Siamese Girl
Javanart Punynchoti
Siamese Girl
Kannikar Dowklee
Siamese Girl
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Pictures

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Main title from The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) (17). Directed by David Lean
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Main title from The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) (14). A Horizon picture photographed in CinemaScope
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Main title from The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) (12)
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Main title from The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) (7). With Sessue Hayakawa James Donald
Main title from The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) (6)
Main title from The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) (5). Alec Guinness in
Main title from The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) (4). Jack Hawkins
Main title from The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) (3). William Holden
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Production

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David Lean
Director
Sam Spiegel
Producer
Pierre Boulle
Writer (novel)
Carl Foreman
Writer (screenplay)

Companies

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Horizon Pictures (II)
Production company
Columbia Pictures Corporation
Distribution company