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The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

David Lean

Writing Credits (WGA)  

Pierre Boulle ... (novel "Le pont de la rivière Kwaï")
 
Carl Foreman ... (screenplay) (originally uncredited)
Michael Wilson ... (screenplay) (originally uncredited)

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Colonel Green (as Andre Morell)
Peter Williams ...
John Boxer ...
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Harold Goodwin ...
Ann Sears ...
Heihachirô Ôkawa ...
Captain Kanematsu (as Henry Okawa)
Keiichirô Katsumoto ...
Lieutenant Miura (as Keiichiro Katsumoto) (as K. Katsumoto)
M.R.B. Chakrabandhu ...
Yai (as M.R.B. Chakrabandhu {Col. Broome})
Vilaiwan Seeboonreaung ...
Ngamta Suphaphongs ...
Javanart Punynchoti ...
Kannikar Dowklee ...

Produced by 

Sam Spiegel ... producer

Music by 

Malcolm Arnold

Cinematography by 

Jack Hildyard ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Peter Taylor ... chief editor

Art Direction by 

Donald M. Ashton

Makeup Department 

Stuart Freeborn ... makeup artist
George Partleton ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Cecil F. Ford ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Gus Agosti ... assistant director
Ted Sturgis ... assistant director
John Kerrison ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Geoffrey Drake ... assistant art director
Peter Dukelow ... construction manager
Eddie Fowlie ... property master (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Pam Bosworth ... additional sound editor
Eric Boyd-Perkins ... additional sound editor
Fred Burnley ... additional sound editor
Rusty Coppleman ... additional sound editor
John Cox ... sound
Teddy Darvas ... additional sound editor
Janet Davidson ... additional sound editor
Norma Hawkes ... additional sound editor
Peter Miller ... additional sound editor
John W. Mitchell ... sound (as John Mitchell)
Winston Ryder ... chief sound editor
Peter Davies ... post-synchronisation (uncredited)

Stunts 

Nosher Powell ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Archie Dansie ... chief electrician
Peter Newbrook ... camera operator
Ron Drinkwater ... clapper loader (uncredited)
Gerry Fisher ... additional camera operator (uncredited) / assistant camera (uncredited)
Robert Merry ... lighting technician (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

John Wilson-Apperson ... wardrobe (as John Apperson)

Editorial Department 

George Hively ... editor (restoration)
William Pine ... color timer (as Bill Pine) (restoration)
Sati Tooray ... colorist (uncredited)

Music Department 

Malcolm Arnold ... conductor (uncredited)
Charles Camilleri ... additional orchestrator (uncredited)

Other crew 

Angela Martelli ... continuity
L.E.M. Perowne ... technical adviser (as Major-Gen. L.E.M. Perowne C.B. C.B.)
William Harrigan Jr. ... technical advisor (uncredited)
Robert Haslam ... consultant: explosives (uncredited) / technical advisor (uncredited)
Grady Johnson ... publicist (uncredited)
Maurice Landsberger ... cashier (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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