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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, (videorecording)

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, (videorecording)

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
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
Language note
  • English, French, Spanish and Portuguese language tracks, with French, Spanish, Portugese, Chinese, Korean and Thai subtitles
  • Closed captioned
PerformerNote
William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa, James Donald, Ann Sears, Geoffrey Horne
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1991
  • 1918-1981
  • 1914-2000
  • 1910-1973
  • 1889-1973
  • 1917-1993
  • 1933-1992
  • 1912-1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lean, David
  • Holden, William
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Hawkins, Jack
  • Hayakawa, Sesshū
  • Donald, James
  • Sears, Ann
  • Horne, Geoffrey
  • Boulle, Pierre
Runtime
162
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on: Pont de la riviere Kwai / Pierre Boulle
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • DVD special features include: interactive and animated menus, scene selections with motion, theatrical trailers, and talent files
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (162 min.)
Isbn
9781404987432
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 05278
  • 11526LT3
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm45486804
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
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, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on: Pont de la riviere Kwai / Pierre Boulle
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • DVD special features include: interactive and animated menus, scene selections with motion, theatrical trailers, and talent files
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (162 min.)
Isbn
9781404987432
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 05278
  • 11526LT3
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm45486804
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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