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

The bridge on the River Kwai, Columbia Pictures presents a Sam Spiegel production, (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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • por
  • 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
Member of
KRDUrz9cHto
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Bridge on the River Kwai (Motion picture)
Credits note
Screenplay by Michael Wilson and Carl Foreman ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by David Lean ; music, Malcolm Arnold ; cinematography, Jack Hildyard ; editing, Peter Taylor
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English, French, Spanish and Portuguese soundtracks with optional 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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1991
  • 1914-1978
  • 1918-1981
  • 1914-2000
  • 1910-1973
  • 1889-1973
  • 1917-1993
  • 1912-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lean, David
  • Spiegel, Sam
  • Wilson, Michael
  • Foreman, Carl
  • Holden, William
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Hawkins, Jack
  • Hayakawa, Sesshū
  • Donald, James
  • Sears, Ann
  • Horne, Geoffrey
  • Boulle, Pierre
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
162
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burma-Siam Railroad.
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Burma
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The bridge on the River Kwai, Columbia Pictures presents a Sam Spiegel production, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD ROM components: trivia sabotage, maps and military strategy, screensavers from original movie art
  • Based on: Pont de la rivière Kwaï / Pierre Boulle
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • Special features (Disc 2): Exclusive documentary: Adaptation of Boulle's novel, casting, history of production, score, release, restoration and more; original featurette: Rise and fall of a jungle giant; USC short film introduced by William Holden; an appreciation by filmmaker John Milius; photo gallery; interactive and animated menus; scene selections with motion; theatrical trailer; talent files
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: Feature film (162 min.) -- Disc. 2: Special features
Control code
ocm46348285
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 162 min.)
Isbn
9780767858731
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396057470
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05747
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 675789
System details
  • DVD
  • Dual-layer disc includes a widescreen version which is presented in the original theatrical aspect ratio of ca. 2.55:1 ; English 5.1 (Dolby digital) and 2-channel (Dolby surround) ; digitally mastered audio & anamorphic video
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The bridge on the River Kwai, Columbia Pictures presents a Sam Spiegel production, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD ROM components: trivia sabotage, maps and military strategy, screensavers from original movie art
  • Based on: Pont de la rivière Kwaï / Pierre Boulle
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • Special features (Disc 2): Exclusive documentary: Adaptation of Boulle's novel, casting, history of production, score, release, restoration and more; original featurette: Rise and fall of a jungle giant; USC short film introduced by William Holden; an appreciation by filmmaker John Milius; photo gallery; interactive and animated menus; scene selections with motion; theatrical trailer; talent files
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: Feature film (162 min.) -- Disc. 2: Special features
Control code
ocm46348285
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 162 min.)
Isbn
9780767858731
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396057470
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05747
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 675789
System details
  • DVD
  • Dual-layer disc includes a widescreen version which is presented in the original theatrical aspect ratio of ca. 2.55:1 ; English 5.1 (Dolby digital) and 2-channel (Dolby surround) ; digitally mastered audio & anamorphic video
Video recording format
laserdisc

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