Coverart for item
The Resource The quiet American, Miramax Films and Intermedia Films present a Mirage Entertainment, 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 Entertainment, 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 Entertainment, Sage Pictures, IMF Production ; producers, William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; screenplay writers, Christopher Hampton, Robert Schenkkan ; director, Phillip Noyce
Title variation
Quiet American [widescreen (DVD)]
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
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for images of violence and some language
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Michael Caine, Brendan Fraser, Do Thi Hai Yen, Tzi Ma, Robert Stanton, Holmes Osborne, Pham Thi Mai Hoa, Quang Hai, Rade Sherbedgia
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1968-
  • 1904-1991
  • 1946-
  • 1952-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ahrenberg, Staffan
  • Armstrong, Craig
  • Caine, Michael
  • Doyle, Christopher
  • Ford, Roger
  • Fraser, Brendan
  • Greene, Graham
  • Hai, Quang
  • Hampton, Christopher
  • Hoa, Pham Thi Mai
  • Horberg, William
  • Ma, Tzi
  • Moriceau, Norma
  • Noyce, Phillip
  • Osborne, Holmes
  • Schenkkan, Robert
  • Scott, John
  • Sherbedgia, Rade
  • Stanton, Robert
  • Yen, Do Thi Hai
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • IMF Productions
  • Intermedia Films
  • Mirage Enterprises (Firm)
  • Miramax Films
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Saga Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Vietnam
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The quiet American, Miramax Films and Intermedia Films present a Mirage Entertainment, Sage Pictures, IMF Production ; producers, William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; screenplay writers, Christopher Hampton, Robert Schenkkan ; director, Phillip Noyce, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Graham Greene
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • Special features: anatomy of a scene; feature commentary with the director and actors ; behind-the-scenes featurette ; DVD-ROM enhanced Vietnam study guide ; original book reviews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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 control number
ocm52220490
System details
DVD, Dolby, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The quiet American, Miramax Films and Intermedia Films present a Mirage Entertainment, Sage Pictures, IMF Production ; producers, William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; screenplay writers, Christopher Hampton, Robert Schenkkan ; director, Phillip Noyce, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Graham Greene
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • Special features: anatomy of a scene; feature commentary with the director and actors ; behind-the-scenes featurette ; DVD-ROM enhanced Vietnam study guide ; original book reviews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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 control number
ocm52220490
System details
DVD, Dolby, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Lourdes High SchoolBorrow it
      2800 19th St NW, Rochester, MN, 55901, US
      44.0435559 -92.5044904

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...