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The Resource 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, (DVD)

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, (DVD)

Label
The bridge on the River Kwai
Title
The bridge on the River Kwai
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Sam Spiegel production ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Carl Foreman ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by David Lean
Title variation
William Holden and Alex Guinness: the bridge on the River Kwai
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfrespapor
  • mul
  • eng
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
Cataloging source
SMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Malcolm Arnold ; cinematography, Jack Hildyard ; editing, Peter Taylor
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English language ; Includes French, Spanish and Portuguese dubbed versions and subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean and Thai
PerformerNote
William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa, James Donald, Ann Sears, Geoffrey Horne
Runtime
162
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
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, (DVD)
Label
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, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on Pont de la riviere Kwai / 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
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm45486804
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Extent
1 videodisc (162 min.)
Isbn
9780767853545
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05278
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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