skip navigation
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Is It The Sun?

title details and video sharing options

  1. now playing

    Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Is It The Sun?

    A momentous cut from director David Lean, British and Japanese officers (James Donald, Keiichiro Katsumoto) lament the conflict between their superiors, then the climax of the escape attempt by American prisoner Shears (William Holden), in The Bridge on the River Kwai, (1957).

    View the TCMDb entry for The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)


  2. share video
This Month
Way Out West (1937) -- (Movie Clip) Commence To Dancin'
The song best known by this name, actually called "At The...
Play
Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969) -- (Movie Clip) Our Last Sheriff
McCullough (James Garner), who's just been eagerly hired...
Play | SHOP

Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)... McCullough (James... MORE > $14.96 Regularly $19.95 Buy Now

Follow The Fleet (1936) — (Movie Clip) Let Yourself Go
Ginger Rogers introduces an Irving Berlin original, as...
Play
Sergeant Rutledge (1960) -- (Movie Clip) White Women Only Spell Trouble
With John Ford's dimmed-lighting-during-testimony device,...
Play | SHOP

Sergeant Rutledge (1960) -- (Movie... With John Ford's... MORE > $12.95 Regularly $17.99 Buy Now

Conflict (1945) -- (Movie Clip) Are Your Ears Burning?
Leaving a party, Richard (Humphrey Bogart) driving, with...
Play | SHOP

Conflict (1945) -- (Movie Clip) Are... Leaving a party, Richard... MORE > $14.96 Regularly $19.99 Buy Now

Black Stallion, The (1979) -- (Movie Clip) Beach
Shipwrecked Alec (Kelly Reno) making friends with the...
Play | SHOP

Black Stallion, The (1979) --... Shipwrecked Alec (Kelly... MORE > $19.47 Regularly $29.95 Buy Now

All That Heaven Allows (1955) -- (Movie Clip) So Few Widows Wear It
Escorted by stately Harvey (Conrad Nagel), Connecticut...
Play | SHOP

All That Heaven Allows (1955) --... Escorted by stately... MORE > $25.97 Regularly $39.95 Buy Now

That Man From Rio (1964) -- (Movie Clip) This Is The Police!
Museum curator Agnes (Francoise Dorleac) commiserates and...
Play
Anchors Aweigh (1945) -- (Movie Clip) We Hate To Leave
Brady and Doolittle (lifelong pals Gene Kelly and Frank...
Play | SHOP

Anchors Aweigh (1945) -- (Movie... Brady and Doolittle... MORE > $9.71 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now

Jeremiah Johnson (1972) — (Movie Clip) Being Of Sound Mind And Broke Legs
Introduced with an overture and a theme song, having been...
Play | SHOP

Jeremiah Johnson (1972) — (Movie... Introduced with an... MORE > $7.46 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now

Honeysuckle Rose (1980) — (Movie Clip) On The Road Again
Joining director Jerry Schatzberg’s opening, road manager...
Play
Muscle Beach Party (1963) — (Movie Clip) Little Stevie Wonder
The gang, featuring Annette Funicello as Dee Dee, catch...
Play | SHOP

Muscle Beach Party (1963) — (Movie... The gang, featuring... MORE > $14.35 Regularly $24.95 Buy Now

It's Always Fair Weather (1955) -- (Movie Clip) Baby You Knock Me Out
Lou Lubin and Harry Wilson leading the thuggy chorus...
Play | SHOP

It's Always Fair Weather... Lou Lubin and Harry... MORE > $15.95 Regularly $17.99 Buy Now

Pal Joey (1957) — (Movie Clip) You Know This Bum?
Frank Sinatra as the unemployed title character has,...
Play | SHOP

Pal Joey (1957) — (Movie Clip) You... Frank Sinatra as the... MORE > $16.76 Regularly $20.95 Buy Now

Black Book, The (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Dictator Of France
D'Aubigny (Robert Cummings), posing as executioner Duval,...
Play | SHOP

Black Book, The (1949) -- (Movie... D'Aubigny (Robert... MORE > $10.95 Regularly $14.99 Buy Now

Cahill, United States Marshal (1973) — (Movie Clip) It Was A Friendly Fight
John Wayne (title character) returns to Valentine, Texas...
Play
Star Is Born, A (1937) -- (Movie Clip) Ginger Ale And What?
A famous very early on-location Technicolor scene, William...
Play | SHOP

Star Is Born, A (1937) -- (Movie... A famous very early... MORE > $11.95 Regularly $10.99 Buy Now

British Agent (1934) -- (Movie Clip) This Red Millenium
Days after the Bolshevik coup in Petrograd, stranded...
Play | SHOP

British Agent (1934) -- (Movie... Days after the Bolshevik... MORE > $13.46 Regularly $17.99 Buy Now

Picnic At Hanging Rock (1975) -- (Movie Clip) Everything Begins And Ends
St. Valentine's Day, 1900, Australian schoolgirls Marion...
Play | SHOP

Picnic At Hanging Rock (1975) --... St. Valentine's Day,... MORE > $19.47 Regularly $29.95 Buy Now

Gypsy (1962) -- (Movie Clip) Everything's Coming Up Roses
Mama Rose (Rosalind Russell) at a gloomy train station...
Play | SHOP

Gypsy (1962) -- (Movie Clip)... Mama Rose (Rosalind... MORE > $5.95 Regularly $5.98 Buy Now

#
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) -- (Movie...
One of the momentous cuts for which director David Lean is...
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Is It The Sun?
A momentous cut from director David Lean, British and Japanese officers (James Donald, Keiichiro Katsumoto) lament the conflict between their superiors, then the climax of the escape attempt by American prisoner Shears (William Holden), in The Bridge on the River Kwai, (1957).>
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) -- (Movie...
The British prisoners led by Colonel Nicholson (Alec...
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) --...
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Colonel Bogey March
The British prisoners led by Colonel Nicholson (Alec Guinness) enter the Japanese prison camp in Burma whistling the jaunty Colonel Bogey March, in a famous early moment from David Lean's The Bridge On The River Kwai, 1957.>
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) -- (Movie...
We meet American prisoner Commander Shears (William Holden)...
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) --...
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) They Might All Run Away
We meet American prisoner Commander Shears (William Holden) and a fellow grave-digger (Harold Goodwin) schmoozing Lt. Miura (Keiichio Katsumoto) for sick-list time, before the Brits arrive at the Japanes prison camp in occupied Burma, in The Bridge on the River Kwai, 1957.>
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) -- (Movie...
Japanese prison camp commandant Saito (Sessue Hayakawa)...
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) --...
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) It Will Be Pleasant Work
Japanese prison camp commandant Saito (Sessue Hayakawa) addressing just-arrived British Colonel Nicholson (Alec Guinness) and his troops, seeds of conflict in David Lean's The Bridge On The River Kwai, 1957.>
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) -- (Movie...
Triumphal moment from director David Lean, as Col. Nicholson...
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) --...
Bridge On The River Kwai, The (1957) -- (Movie Clip) He's Done It!
Triumphal moment from director David Lean, as Col. Nicholson (Alec Guinnes) is summoned from "The Oven" by Japanese prison-camp commandant Saito (Sessue Hayakawa), who agrees to exempt British officers from manual labor, in The Bridge On The River Kwai, 1957.>
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The Bridge On The River...
Ben Mankiewicz introduces The Bridge On The River Kwai,...
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The Bridge On...
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The Bridge On The River Kwai (1957)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces The Bridge On The River Kwai, 1957. >
Madeleine Stowe Intro -- The Bridge On The River...
Guest host Madeleine Stowe introduces The Bridge On The...
Madeleine Stowe Intro -- The Bridge On...
Madeleine Stowe Intro -- The Bridge On The River Kwai (1957)
BridgeOnTheRiverKwai_MadeleineIntro_052816_2T8PJ>
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The Bridge On The River...
Ben Mankiewicz introduces The Bridge On The River Kwai,...
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The Bridge On...
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The Bridge On The River Kwai (1957)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces The Bridge On The River Kwai, 1957. >
#

TCM Movie Database

Your destination for exclusive material from the TCM vaults

LEARN MORE >