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In which country was the film The Bridge ON River Kwai set ?

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Asked by ANURADHA PATHAKJ, 12 Apr '08 05:09 pm
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When people come to Thailand, one of the first things they want to visit is The Bridge on the River Kwai. Made famous by the 1957 film starring Alec Guinness, William Holden and Jack Hawkins, the bridge is one of the biggest tourist attractions in Thailand today.

Answered by Mrinalendra Banerjee, 12 Apr '08 05:12 pm

 
  
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sorry
Answered by truth, 12 Apr '08 05:10 pm

 
  
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UK / USA but filmed locations are in Sri Lanka
Answered by Joseph Chacko, 12 Apr '08 05:26 pm

 
  
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BURMA
Answered by devender dahiya, 12 Apr '08 05:12 pm

 
  
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film was shot in ceylon... original may be vietnam or southeast asian country
Answered by thyagarajan mahadevan, 12 Apr '08 05:12 pm

 
  
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Thailand
Answered by sumitha, 12 Apr '08 05:11 pm

 
  
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Vietnam
Answered by sk anarkat, 12 Apr '08 05:10 pm

 
  
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The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), the memorable, epic World War II adventure/action, anti-war drama, was the first of director David Lean's major multi-million dollar, wide-screen super-spectaculars (his later epics included Lawrence of Arabia (1962) and Doctor Zhivago (1965)).

The screenplay was based upon French author Pierre Boulle's 1954 novel of the same name. [Boulle was better known for his screenplay for Planet of the Apes (1963).] Although he received sole screenplay credit, other deliberately uncredited, blacklisted co-scripting authors (exiled Carl Foreman - who scripted High Noon (1952) - and Michael Wilson) had collaborated with him, but were denied elibigility. They were post-humously credited years later, in late 1984, in a special Academy ceremony. [When the film was restored, the names of Wilson and Foreman were added to the credits.]

[The film's story was loosely based on a true World War II incident, and the real-life character of Lieutenant Colonel Phil ...more
Answered by jameel ahmed, 12 Apr '08 08:02 pm

 
  
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The name of the country is Thailand.
Answered by Sankar Mitra, 12 Apr '08 05:12 pm

 
  
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Southern Burma
Answered by harmony gafur, 12 Apr '08 05:12 pm

 
  
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