The Bridge on the River Kwai Movie Poster
  • Released
  • December 18, 1957
  • PG, 2 hr 41 min
  • Drama

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Cast

William Holden
Shears 
Alec Guinness
Col. Nicholson 
Jack Hawkins
Maj. Warden 
Sessue Hayakawa
Col. Saito 
Geoffrey Horne
Lieutenant Joyce 
James Donald
Maj. Clipton 
Andre Morell
Col. Green 
Peter Williams
Capt. Reeves 
John Boxer
Maj. Hughes 
Percy Herbert
Pvt. Grogan 
Harold Goodwin
Pvt. Baker 
Ann Sears
Nurse 
Henry Okawa
Capt. Kanematsu 

Crew

David Lean
Director 
Carl Foreman
Screenwriter 
Cecil F. Ford
Production Manager 
Donald M. Ashton
Art Director 
George Partleton
Makeup 
Gus Agosti
First Assistant Director 
Jack Hildyard
Cinematographer 
John Cox
Sound/Sound Designer 
Malcolm Arnold
Composer (Music Score) 
Michael Wilson
Screenwriter 
Peter Newbrook
Camera Operator 
Peter Taylor
Editor 
Pierre Boulle
Book Author, Screenwriter 
Pierre Boulle
Book Author, Screenwriter 
Sam Spiegel
Producer 
Stuart Freeborn
Makeup 
Ted Sturgis
First Assistant Director