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Iain Banks
   wrote   
The Bridge
Studies the psyche of a car crash victim
All Saints
   had a U.K. Number One single with   
Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade
May 3 1998 for 2 weeks
David Lean
   directed   
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
Sir Malcolm Arnold
   wrote music for   
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
Won an Academy Award
Red Hot Chili Peppers
   released the single   
Under the Bridge (1992)
1992; critical success for band; peaking at #2 on the Billboard Hot 100; certified Platinum sales.
Sir Alec Guinness
   for his role in   
The Bridge On The River Kwai (1957)
Known for playing multiple complex characters and changing his appearance to suit. Reportedly hated working on Star Wars (1977) so much, Guinness claims that Obi-Wan's death was his idea as a means to limit his involvement in the film. Guinness also claims to throw away all Star Wars related fan mail without even opening it.
1957
   the winner was   
The Bridge Over The River Kwai
Directed by David Lean for Columbia
Archbishop of Peru
   was played by Robert De Niro in   
The Bridge of San Luis Rey (2004)
Girls On Film
   has the lyric:   
See Them Walking Hand in Hand Across the Bridge at Midnight
Duran Duran
The Bridge of San Luis Rey
   was written by   
Thornton Wilder
1928
Apache Rose Peacock, Road Trippin’, Under the Bridge
   are all   
Songs by Red Hot Chili Peppers
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
   starred   
William Holden, Alec Guinness and Jack Hawkins
Director: David Lean
Across the Bridge (1957)
   starred   
Rod Steiger, David Knight and Marla Landi
Director: Ken Annakin. Also starred Noel Willman, Bernard Lee & Eric Pohlmann
Arthur Miller
   wrote   
A View From the Bridge
1955
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
   has the last line:   
“Madness. Madness.”
Sir Alec Guinness and William Holden
Ken Annakin
   directed   
Across the Bridge (1957)
Sonny Rollins
   released the album   
The Bridge
The Bridge on the River Kwai
   is   
The Second World War, 1939-1945
By Pierre Boulle, 1952
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
Fiction but borrows from the construction of the Burma Railway in 1942-43 for its historical setting.
Humphrey Bogart
   was considered for the role of   
Commander Shears in The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
William Holden got the part
Ronald Colman
   was considered for the role of   
Colonel Nicholson in The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
Alec Guinness got the part
Noel Coward
   was considered for the role of   
Colonel Nicholson in The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
Alec Guinness got the part
Cary Grant
   was considered for the role of   
Commander Shears in The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
William Holden got the part
Charles Laughton
   was considered for the role of   
Colonel Nicholson in The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
Alec Guinness got the part
James Mason
   was considered for the role of   
Colonel Nicholson in The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
Alec Guinness got the part
Ralph Richardson
   was considered for the role of   
Colonel Nicholson in The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
Alec Guinness got the part
London Bridge is Falling Down
   possibly originated from   
The Many Incarnations of the Bridge Since Roman Times
Ivo Andrio
   wrote   
The Bridge on the Drina
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
   contains the line   
"Madness. Madness."
Graham Greene
   wrote   
Across the Bridge
1938
The Girl on the Bridge (1951)
   starred   
Hugo Haas, Beverly Michaels and Robert Dane
Director: Hugo Haas. Also starred Anthony Jochim, John Close & Darr Smith. Plot: An elderly watchmaker stops a beautiful young blonde from committing suicide by throwing herself off a bridge...
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
   starred   
William Holden, Alec Guinness and Jack Hawkins
IMDB: 8.5/10. Director: David Lean. Won 7 Oscars including best picture. Won 4 Baftas & 3 Golden Globes. National Film Preservation Board Award.
David Lean
   directed the film   
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
Susan Sallis
   wrote   
Water Under the Bridge
Family saga (1995)
Joseph Stella
   painted   
The Bridge
1922, oil and tempera on canvas; Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey
Alec Guinness
   won the Golden Globe for   
The Bridge on the River Kwai
Best Actor - Drama, 1957
Hart Crane
   wrote   
The Bridge
1930
The Captain And The Kid
   features   
The Bridge
2006
Blood Sugar Sex Magic
   features   
Under the Bridge
1991, US 2, UK 13
Shears
   is played by William Holden in   
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
The Bridges of ____
   is missing   
Madison County
1995. Romantic drama based on the Robert James Waller novel. An Italian war bride & a National Geographic photographer have a brief affair which is revealed when letters & photos are discovered by the woman's children after her death. Starring Clint Eastwood & Meryl Streep.
The Bridges of Madison County (1995)
   starred   
Meryl Streep and Clint Eastwood
"I was wrong to stay, but I can't go. Let me tell you again why I can't go. Tell me again why I should go."
The Bridges of Madison County (1995)
   starred   
Clint Eastwood, Meryl Streep and Annie Corley
Director: Clint Eastwood
Clint Eastwood
   directed   
The Bridges of Madison County (1995)






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