The Resource The bridge on the River Kwai, Columbia Pictures ; screenplay by Carl Foreman and Michael Wilson ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by David Lean

The bridge on the River Kwai, Columbia Pictures ; screenplay by Carl Foreman and Michael Wilson ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by David Lean

Label
The bridge on the River Kwai
Title
The bridge on the River Kwai
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures ; screenplay by Carl Foreman and Michael Wilson ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by David Lean
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Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • kor
  • tha
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
British POWs are forced to build a railway bridge for their WWII Japanese captors, unaware of an Allied mission to blow it up
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Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Malcolm Arnold ; cinematography, Jack Hildyard ; editor, Peter Taylor
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA Rating: PG.
  • CHV rating: PG
Language note
English, French, Portuguese or Spanish dialogue; French, Portuguese, Spanish, Chinese, Korean or Thai subtitles. Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B75 2011
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PerformerNote
Alec Guinness, William Holden, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa
Runtime
161
Technique
live action
The bridge on the River Kwai, Columbia Pictures ; screenplay by Carl Foreman and Michael Wilson ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by David Lean
Label
The bridge on the River Kwai, Columbia Pictures ; screenplay by Carl Foreman and Michael Wilson ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by David Lean
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Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Pierre Boulle
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • Bonus features: William Holden and Alec Guinness on "The Steve Allen Show"; archival audio of William Holden narrating the premiere; "Crossing the bridge" picture-in-graphs track and more
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Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn732357872
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
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other
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Extent
1 videodisc (161 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396379695
  • 043396382794
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 37969
  • 38279
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)732357872
  • (Sirsi)o732357872
System details
Blu-ray; all regions; DTS-HD Master Audio, Dolby Digital 5.1; 1080p high definition, widescreen
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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