'The Bridge on the River Kwai' Blu-ray Officially Dated!

Posted Mon Aug 16, 2010 at 08:00 AM PDT by

The Blu-ray version of David Lean's classic war drama based on the Pierre Boulle novel looks to be coming in November.

As previously reported, Sony has revealed 'The Bridge on the River Kwai' starring William Holden and Alec Guinness is headed for a Blu-ray release, and now the date has been confirmed for November 2.

Specs and a release date have not been set yet, but supplements appear to include: 35 page book with stories and photos from the production; Replications of the original lobby cards; Bonus DVD version of the movie; 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; Crossing the Bridge: Picture-in-Graphics track and more.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $34.95.

You can find the latest specs for 'The Bridge on the River Kwai' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under November 2.

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The Bridge on the River Kwai (Blu-ray)
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