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    The Bridge on the River Kwai (Columbia, 1958). British Quad (30" X 40").
    Alec Guinness, William Holden, Sessue Hayakawa, and Jack Hawkins star in David Lean's epic Academy Award winning wartime masterpiece about a British Army Colonel held captive in a Japanese POW camp who is ordered to build a bridge for enemy use. Howard Hawks was originally offered the job as director for the film, but passed as he felt movie-goers wouldn't embrace an all-male cast. This rare "Artwork Style" British Quad is simply stunning, and only required touchup to the folds, pinholes in the borers, and a very minor tear in the left border. Very Fine+ on Linen.


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    April, 2018
    7th-8th Saturday-Sunday
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