Sony Pictures – Bridge On The River Kwai – Blu-ray – Nov 2

David Lean’s Oscar-winning The Bridge on the River Kwai.

Starting this November 2nd you will be able to whistle to this 7 Time Academy Award winning movie’s famous whistling tune, the “Colonel Bogey March,” from the comfort of your home theater in glorious high definition.

SYNOPSIS:
When British POWs build a vital railway bridge in enemy-occupied Burma, Allied commandos are assigned to destroy it in David Lean’s epic World War II adventure THE BRIDGE ON THE RIVER KWAI. Spectacularly produced, THE BRIDGE ON THE RIVER KWAI captured the imagination of the public and won seven 1957 Academy Awards®, including Best Picture, Best Actor (Alec Guinness), and Best Director. Even it’s theme song, an old WWII whistling tune, the Colonel Bogey March, became a massive hit. THE BRIDGE ON THE RIVER KWAI continues today as one of the most memorable cinematic experiences of all time.
SPECIAL FEATURES:
  • Picture-in-graphics track: Crossing the Bridge
  • Replicas of the original lobby cards
  • William Holden and Alec Guinness on The Steve Allen Show
  • Newly-discovered archival audio of William Holden narrating The Bridge on the River Kwai premiere
  • 35 page book with stories and photos from the production

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