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The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

Sessue Hayakawa as "Colonel Saito"

Adaptation of the Pierre Bouelle novel about POWs in Burma forced to build a bridge to aid the war effort of their Japanese captors. British and American officers plot to blow up the structure, but the commander of the bridge's construction has different plans.

Academy Award (1957) Nominated Best Supporting Actor
Golden Globe (1957) Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture


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