The bridge on the River Kwai [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures presents a Sam Spiegel production ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Carl Foreman ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by David Lean.
Contributor(s): Lean, David | Spiegel, Sam | Wilson, Michael | Foreman, Carl | Holden, William | Guinness, Alec | Hawkins, Jack | Hayakawa, Sesshu | Donald, James | Sears, Ann | Horne, Geoffrey | Boulle, Pierre. Pont de la rivir̈e Kwa.̐ | Columbia Pictures Corporation | Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm).Material type: Visual materialPublisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, 2000Description: 1 videodisc (162 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0767853547.Subject(s): Boulle, Pierre, 1912- -- Film and video adaptations | Burma-Siam Railroad -- Drama | World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama | World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese -- Drama | World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Burma -- Drama | War films | Feature films | Video recordings for the hearing impairedDDC classification: DVD FIC
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Based on Pont de la rivir̈e Kwa ̐/ Pierre Boulle.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957.
Widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.55:1).
"Columbia TriStar DVD."
Includes interactive and animated menus, scene seletions with motion, theatrical trailer, talent files, digitally mastered audio & anamorphic video, audio: English 5.1 (Dolby digital) and 2-channel (Dolby surround).
Music, Malcolm Arnold ; cinematography, Jack Hildyard ; editing, Peter Taylor.
William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa, James Donald, Ann Sears, Geoffrey Horne.
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.
MPAA rating: PG.
English language ; Includes French, Spanish and Portuguese dubbed versions and subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean and Thai.