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The Resource The quiet American, Miramax Films and Intermedia Films present a Mirage Enterprises/Sage Pictures/IMF production ; producers, William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; screenplay writers, Christopher Hampton, Robert Schenkkan ; director, Phillip Noyce, (videorecording DVD)

The quiet American, Miramax Films and Intermedia Films present a Mirage Enterprises/Sage Pictures/IMF production ; producers, William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; screenplay writers, Christopher Hampton, Robert Schenkkan ; director, Phillip Noyce, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The quiet American
Title
The quiet American
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films and Intermedia Films present a Mirage Enterprises/Sage Pictures/IMF production ; producers, William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; screenplay writers, Christopher Hampton, Robert Schenkkan ; director, Phillip Noyce
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A story that led to the events of the United States military involvement in Vietnam. Here, a love triangle between a British journalist, his mistress, and a mysterious CIA operative evolves into a much greater mystery that eventually leads to murder and deception
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Christopher Doyle ; editor, John Scott; original music composer, Craig Armstrong ; costume designer, Norma Moriceau ; production designer, Roger Ford
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, Rade Sherbedgia
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1968-
  • 1904-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Noyce, Phillip
  • Caine, Michael
  • Fraser, Brendan
  • Hải Yến, Đỗ Thị
  • Greene, Graham
  • Miramax Films
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
101
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  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Vietnam
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The quiet American, Miramax Films and Intermedia Films present a Mirage Enterprises/Sage Pictures/IMF production ; producers, William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; screenplay writers, Christopher Hampton, Robert Schenkkan ; director, Phillip Noyce, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • Based on the novel by Graham Greene
  • Special features: Anatomy of a scene; commentary with cast and crew; behind-the-scenes featurette; DVD-ROM features; original book reviews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780788846168
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936219760
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
30831
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The quiet American, Miramax Films and Intermedia Films present a Mirage Enterprises/Sage Pictures/IMF production ; producers, William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; screenplay writers, Christopher Hampton, Robert Schenkkan ; director, Phillip Noyce, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • Based on the novel by Graham Greene
  • Special features: Anatomy of a scene; commentary with cast and crew; behind-the-scenes featurette; DVD-ROM features; original book reviews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780788846168
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936219760
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
30831
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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