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The Resource The bridge on the River Kwai, Columbia Pictures ; a Horizon picture ; a Sam Spiegel production, (videorecording)

The bridge on the River Kwai, Columbia Pictures ; a Horizon picture ; a Sam Spiegel production, (videorecording)

Label
The bridge on the River Kwai
Title
The bridge on the River Kwai
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures ; a Horizon picture ; a Sam Spiegel production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
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
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Screenwriters, Michael Wilson and Carl Foreman ; music, Malcom Arnold ; director, David Lean
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
Closed captioned
PerformerNote
William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa, James Donald, Ann Sears, Geoffrey Horne
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-
  • 1918-1981
  • 1914-2000
  • 1910-1973
  • 1889-1973
  • 1917-1993
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spiegel, Sam
  • Boulle, Pierre
  • Holden, William
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Hawkins, Jack
  • Hayakawa, Sesshū
  • Donald, James
  • Sears, Ann
  • Horne, Geoffrey
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
  • Horizon Pictures (G.B.)
Runtime
162
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burma-Siam Railroad
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Feature films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
The bridge on the River Kwai, Columbia Pictures ; a Horizon picture ; a Sam Spiegel production, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Pierre Boulle
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • "Includes new footage"--Sticker on sleeve
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm45577345
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videocassette (162 min.)
Isbn
9780767853699
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
043396052949
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05294
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 156322
  • 329905
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The bridge on the River Kwai, Columbia Pictures ; a Horizon picture ; a Sam Spiegel production, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Pierre Boulle
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • "Includes new footage"--Sticker on sleeve
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm45577345
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videocassette (162 min.)
Isbn
9780767853699
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
043396052949
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05294
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 156322
  • 329905
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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