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The Resource The quiet American, Miramax Films ; Intermedia Films ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Robert Schenkkan ; produced by William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; directed by Phillip Noyce, (videorecording DVD)

The quiet American, Miramax Films ; Intermedia Films ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Robert Schenkkan ; produced by William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; directed by Phillip Noyce, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The quiet American
Title
The quiet American
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films ; Intermedia Films ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Robert Schenkkan ; produced by William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; directed by Phillip Noyce
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young American becomes entangled in a dangerous love triangle when he falls for the beautiful mistress of a British journalist. As war is waged around them, these three only sink deeper into a world of drugs, passion and betrayal where nothing is as it seems
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Craig Armstrong ; costumes designed by Norma Moriceau ; production design by Roger Ford ; edited by John Scott ; director of photography, Christopher Doyle
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for images of violence and some language
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Michael Caine, Brendan Fraser, Do Thi Hai Yen, Tzi Ma, Rade Sherbedgia
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1991
  • 1946-
  • 1968-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Greene, Graham
  • Hampton, Christopher
  • Schenkkan, Robert
  • Noyce, Phillip
  • Caine, Michael
  • Fraser, Brendan
  • Do Thi Hai Yen
  • *Serbed*zija, Rade
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Vietnam
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The quiet American, Miramax Films ; Intermedia Films ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Robert Schenkkan ; produced by William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; directed by Phillip Noyce, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Graham Greene
  • Special features: anatomy of a scene; director's commentary; behind-the-scenes featurette
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (101 min.)
Isbn
9780788846168
Other control number
786936219760
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
30831
System control number
(Sirsi) ADZ-5889
Label
The quiet American, Miramax Films ; Intermedia Films ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Robert Schenkkan ; produced by William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; directed by Phillip Noyce, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Graham Greene
  • Special features: anatomy of a scene; director's commentary; behind-the-scenes featurette
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (101 min.)
Isbn
9780788846168
Other control number
786936219760
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
30831
System control number
(Sirsi) ADZ-5889

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