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THE THIRD MAN


Title of the Film THE THIRD MAN
Alternative Titles THE 3RD MAN (US)
English Titles  
Year of Release 1949
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English, German
Run Time (in minutes) 104
Length (in meters) 2875
Colour b/w
Genre Film Noir, Mystery, Thriller
Based on/Source Story by Alexander Korda, Graham Greene
Production Companies London Film Productions, British Lion Production Assets Limited, British Lion Film Corporation
Producer(s) Carol Reed, Alexander Korda
Director Carol Reed
Cast Joseph Cotten, Alida Valli, Orson Welles, Trevor Howard, Bernard Lee, Paul Hörbiger, Ernst Deutsch, Siegfried Breuer, Erich Ponto, Hedwig Bleibtreu, Martin Miller, Annie Rosar, Karel Stepanek, Eric Pohlmann, Paul Hardtmuth, Walter Hertner, Hanne Norbert, Lilly Kann, Nelly Arno, Hugo Schuster
Literature Times, 1 September 1949
Observer, 4 September 1949 (C. A. Lejeune)
Jewish Chronicle, 9 September 1949
Monthly Film Bulletin, September 1949
Picturegoer, 1 October 1949
Picture Post, 7 January 1950
New York Times, 3 February 1950
Aufbau, 17 February 1950
http://www.screenonline.org.uk/film/id/441258/index.html
Special notes Editor: Oswald Hafenrichter
Art directors: Vincent Korda, John Hawkesworth, Joseph Bato
Assistant art directors: Ferdinand Bellan, James Sawyer




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