The Bridge on the River Kwai Summary
David Lean

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The Bridge on the River Kwai Summary

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As The Bridge on the River Kwai opens, the audience sees a train with gunmen aboard arriving at the end of the railroad where hundreds of men are working. The men are prisoners of war who are then led in long lines through the jungle. At the camp, two of the prisoners, Major Clipton and Shears, beg the captain to give them the day in the...

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