The Bridge on the River Kwai

The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

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The classic story of English POWs in Burma forced to build a bridge to aid the war effort of their Japanese captors. British and American intelligence officers conspire to blow up the structure, but Col. Nicholson , the commander who supervised the bridge's construction, has acquired a sense of pride in his creation and tries to foil their plans.

William Holdenas Cmdr. Shears
Alec Guinnessas Col. Nicholson
Jack Hawkinsas Maj. Warden

Movie Details

Original Language:English
Production Companies:Horizon Pictures, Columbia Pictures