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Great British Composers on Film
Malcolm Arnold won an Oscar for the third and final David Lean film he scored. Ironically most of Kwai’s popularity is due to ‘Colonel Bogey’, a march written not by Arnold but by Kenneth J. Alford as far back as 1914. Arnold devised his own march - ‘The River Kwai March’ - to go along with Alford’s as a counterpoint.