“The Bridge on the River Kwai” quotes

Movie The Bridge on the River Kwai
Title The Bridge on the River Kwai
Year 1957
Director David Lean
Genre Drama, War, Adventure
Plot – During World War II in Burma, the British colonel Nicholson and his regiment surrender to the Japanese troops. They are held prisoners in a labor camp ruled by Colonel Saito in the middle of the jungle. In order to build a bridge on the river Kwai in a limited amount of time, the Japanese colonel wants to employ not only the English prisoners but also the officials. Nicholson is against this decision and the battle between the two colonels begins, during which Saito implies inhuman methods to make Nicholson surrender.
All actors – William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa, James Donald, Geoffrey Horne, André Morell, Peter Williams, John Boxer, Percy Herbert, Harold Goodwin, Ann Sears, Heihachirô Ôkawa, Keiichirô Katsumoto, M.R.B. Chakrabandhu, Vilaiwan Seeboonreaung, Ngamta Suphaphongs, Javanart Punynchoti, Kannikar Dowklee
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