The true story of the Bridge on the River Kwai
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Made famous by a Hollywood movie, the bridges of the River Kwai emblematize one of the most misunderstood events in history. Contrary to the film version, the structures represent a period of terror, desperation, and death for 16,000 POWs.
World War, 1939-1945
-- Prisoners and prisons.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives.
Burma -- History -- Japanese occupation, 1942-1945.
|Publisher|| [New York] :A&E Television Networks :2005
Distributed by New Video,
History Channel (Television network)
Arts and Entertainment Network.
New Video Group.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Title from container.
Originally released in 1999.
Special features: interactive menus; scene selection.
DVD; Full screen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.