The Bridges at Toko-Ri
The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1954)

Based on a James Michener epic, this provocative and realistic Korean war drama (which contains a strong anti-war message) chronicles the courage of a pilot and his crew as they attempt to fly into North Korean territory and bomb… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1954
DVD Release Date: May 22, 2001
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Critic Score: 78% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emanuel Levy

This intelligent Korean (anti)war drama is well acted by William Holden and Grace Kelly.

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Mark Pfeiffer
Reel Times: Reflections on Cinema

The Bridges at Toko-Ri effectively depicts the sacrifices and courage of those who went to war.

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Donald J. Levit
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

'The Bridges at Toko-Ri' is still a vehicle for the quiet determination of character that once placed William Holden among the brightest of stars.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It seems to be paying only lip service to its pacifist message, but fully believes that wars are a necessary part of life

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Flixster Audience Score: 61% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
A great cast, but a boring war movie. I didn't like it. I'd only recommend seeing this if you really want to see one of the actors in it.
cody franklin
Not a bad film, but a little melodramatic. What makes this film enjoyable is the realistic war footage and William Holden. I really enjoyed all of the scenes on… More
danny d
this is a great film, but it is one of the saddest films i have ever seen. the end is down right depressing as a family man. much of the film felt average at… More
Lanning : )
The wrong war at the wrong time. <p>Still one of the best "futility of war" movies ever made. Holden's performance holds up so well.… More