The cinematic classic has been completely remastered and is coming to Blu-ray November 2nd.

When British POWs build a vital railway bridge in enemy-occupied Burma, Allied commandos are assigned to destroy it in David Lean's epic World War II adventure The Bridge on the River Kwai. Spectacularly produced, The Bridge on the River Kwai captured the imagination of the public and won seven 1957 Academy Awards(r), including Best Picture, Best Actor (Alec Guinness), and Best Director. Even it's theme song, an old WWII whistling tune, the Colonel Bogey March, became a massive hit. The Bridge on the River Kwai continues today as one of the most memorable cinematic experiences of all time.

Film Info

2 min 5 sec Duration
  • Posted: October 20, 2010
  • Director: David Lean
  • Writer: Pierre Boulle
  • Studio: Columbia Pictures
  • Release: December 18, 1957
  • Cast: William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins

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