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Return from the River Kwai (1989)

PG-13
101 min | Drama, War

A group of war prisoners from the Kwai bridge building camp undertake a harsh journey to Japan.
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Joan Blair (book "Return from the River Kwai") | Clay Blair Jr. (book "Return from the River Kwai") | Sargon Tamimi (screenplay) | Paul Mayersberg (screenplay)
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$15,000,000
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Release date
Apr 14, 1989 (United Kingdom)

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Timothy Bottoms
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Nick Tate
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George Takei
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Edward Fox
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Ronnie Lazaro
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Richard Graham
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Tatsuya Nakadai
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Denholm Elliott
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Anna Maria Tirol
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Masato Nagamori
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Pierre Valderon
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Patricia Edmondson
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Sheila McLaglen
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Lolita Mirpuri
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Simplicio Cahilig
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Sachiko Inoue
Japanese Mother Japanese Mother   See fewer
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Ryusuke Inoue
Japanese Boy Japanese Boy   See fewer
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Jimmy Guerrero
Japanese Businessman Japanese Businessman   See fewer
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Etsushi Takahashi
Captain Ozawa Captain Ozawa   See fewer
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Michael Dante
Commander Davidson Commander Davidson   See fewer
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Alexander Blaise
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Michael Kostroff
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Motoko Kobayashi
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Masachi Tomori
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Koji Kato
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Kashinobu Shibata
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Anders Carlsson
British POW / soldier (uncredited) British POW / soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eric Hahn
POW (uncredited) POW (uncredited)   See fewer
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James McKenzie
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4.9 / 10 | 854 votes