The Resource The third man, a London Film production ; presented by Alexander Korda and David O. Selznick ; produced and directed by Carol Reed ; screenplay by Graham Greene, (videorecording)

The third man, a London Film production ; presented by Alexander Korda and David O. Selznick ; produced and directed by Carol Reed ; screenplay by Graham Greene, (videorecording)

Label
The third man
Title
The third man
Statement of responsibility
a London Film production ; presented by Alexander Korda and David O. Selznick ; produced and directed by Carol Reed ; screenplay by Graham Greene
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A pulp fiction writer arrives in post-WWII Vienna at the invitation of a friend who has offered him a job. Once there, he discovers that a shortage of supplies has led to a flourishing black market and his friend has recently died in a mysterious traffic accident. As he begins to unravel the story behind his friend's death, he finds himself entangled in the black market, the police, and his friend's Czech girlfriend. Includes commentary, interviews, collectible booklet, and more
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award Winner, 1951: Best Cinematography - Black and White (Robert Krasker) ; Academy Award Nominee, 1951: Best Director (Carol Reed), Best Film Editing (Oswald Hafenrichter) ; Grand Prize of the Festival (Carol Reed), 1949 Cannes Film Festiva ; Best British Film, BAFTA Film Awards, 1950.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Krasker ; music, Anton Karas
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue; Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T45 2010
PerformerNote
Joseph Cotten, Trevor Howard, Orson Welles, Alida Valli, Carol Reed
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1893-1956
  • 1902-1965
  • 1905-1994
  • 1916-1988
  • 1915-1985
  • 1904-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Korda, Alexander
  • Selznick, David O.
  • Cotten, Joseph
  • Howard, Trevor
  • Welles, Orson
  • Greene, Graham
  • London Films
  • Lions Gate Home Entertainment
Runtime
105
Series statement
Studio Canal collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors
  • Black market
  • Vienna (Austria)
Technique
live action
Label
The third man, a London Film production ; presented by Alexander Korda and David O. Selznick ; produced and directed by Carol Reed ; screenplay by Graham Greene, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on a story by Graham Greene
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Release date: Sep. 14, 2010
  • Special features: Audio commentary with Guy Hamilton, Simon Callow and 2nd unit script supervisor Angela Allen; interactive Vienna tour; "The third man" on the radio; Guardian National Film Theatre audio interviews with Joseph Cotten and Graham Greene; Joseph Cotten's alternate opening voiceover narration; interview with Zither performance by Cornelia Mayer; stills gallery; original trailers
Bar code
  • 31223112715769
  • 31223112716270
  • 31223112716247
  • 31223112716254
  • 31223112715793
  • 31223112715801
  • 31223099507171
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 105 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236110477
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
28634
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)654866539
System details
Blu-ray Disc; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 mono.; 1080p high definition; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The third man, a London Film production ; presented by Alexander Korda and David O. Selznick ; produced and directed by Carol Reed ; screenplay by Graham Greene, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on a story by Graham Greene
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Release date: Sep. 14, 2010
  • Special features: Audio commentary with Guy Hamilton, Simon Callow and 2nd unit script supervisor Angela Allen; interactive Vienna tour; "The third man" on the radio; Guardian National Film Theatre audio interviews with Joseph Cotten and Graham Greene; Joseph Cotten's alternate opening voiceover narration; interview with Zither performance by Cornelia Mayer; stills gallery; original trailers
Bar code
  • 31223112715769
  • 31223112716270
  • 31223112716247
  • 31223112716254
  • 31223112715793
  • 31223112715801
  • 31223099507171
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 105 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236110477
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
28634
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)654866539
System details
Blu-ray Disc; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 mono.; 1080p high definition; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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