Published: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia Pictures/Sony Pictures Home Entertainment,  Series:Columbia classics, Edition: Collector's ed Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 167 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in ISBN/ISSN: 1435912330, 9781435912335, Language: English
Based on Pont de la rivière Kwaï by Pierre Boulle
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
Special features include: exclusive documentary--adaptation of Boulle's novel, casting, history of production, score, release, restoration ; original featurette: The rise and fall of a jungle giant ; USC short film introduced by William Holden; an appreciation by filmmaker John Milius; photo gallery
William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa, James Donald, Ann Sears, Geoffrey Horne
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
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1, mono.; 2.55:1 anamorphic widescreen presentation; remastered in high definition
In English (Dolby digital 5.1 or original mono.) with optional French (Dolby digital 5.1) soundrack; optional English and French subtitles
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