• Sessue  Hayakawa

    Sessue Hayakawa

    Born on June 10th, 1889

    From Nanaura, Chiba, Japan

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The Bridge on the River Kwai Poster

The Bridge on the River Kwai

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.

Golden Globe (1958)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role