What's up this weekend? April 28-30, 2017
Pensacola News Journal
The program will feature works from such classic war movies as “The Bridge on the River Kwai,” “Saving Private Ryan” and “Gladiator.” John Williams, Hans Zimmer and James Horner are among the composers to be featured. Free, but tickets are required.
Addressing Industrial Pollution Along the Kelani River
The Asia Foundation - In Asia
The lush banks and rushing waters of the Kelani River served as the indelible backdrop for the 1957 Academy Award-winning movie “The Bridge on the River Kwai” and today, the river remains a vital resource for about 25 percent of the Sri Lankan ...
Is 'Sand Castle' Based On A True Story? The Netflix Film Takes An Inside Look At The Iraq War
We talked about Bridge on the River Kwai and I think that's how we stumbled onto the aqueduct as the story that would be the thrust of the war but also something that wasn't arbitrary." So while Sand Castle is inspired by Chris Roessner's real army ...
For James Gray, making 'The Lost City of Z' was an odyssey in and of itself
The Boston Globe
And then the ultimate adventure movies turned into the David Lean pictures of the early '60s and late '50s, with “The Bridge on the River Kwai” first and then “Lawrence of Arabia” after that. I look at those movies and see they definitely have ambition ...