Coverart for item
The Resource The quiet American, Miramax Films and Intermedia Films present a Mirage Enterprises, Saga Pictures, IMF production ; produced by William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Robert Schenkkan ; directed by Phillip Noyce, (videorecording)

The quiet American, Miramax Films and Intermedia Films present a Mirage Enterprises, Saga Pictures, IMF production ; produced by William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Robert Schenkkan ; directed by Phillip Noyce, (videorecording)

Label
The quiet American
Title
The quiet American
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films and Intermedia Films present a Mirage Enterprises, Saga Pictures, IMF production ; produced by William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Robert Schenkkan ; directed by Phillip Noyce
Title variation
  • Stille Amerikaner
  • Spy
Creator
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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Quiet American (Motion picture : 2002)
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
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
  • 1946-
  • 1953-
  • 1968-
  • 1963-
  • 1952-
  • 1946-
  • 1952-
  • 1904-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Horberg, William
  • Ahrenberg, Staffan
  • Hampton, Christopher
  • Schenkkan, Robert
  • Noyce, Phillip
  • Caine, Michael
  • Fraser, Brendan
  • Yen, Do Thi Hai
  • Ma, Tzi
  • Stanton, Robert
  • Osborne, Holmes
  • Hoa, Pham Thi Mai
  • Hai, Quang
  • Šerbedžija, Rade
  • Doyle, Christopher
  • Scott, John
  • Ford, Roger
  • Greene, Graham
  • Mirage Enterprises (Firm)
  • Miramax Films
  • Intermedia Films
  • Saga Pictures (Firm)
  • IMF Productions (Firm)
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (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 Enterprises, Saga Pictures, IMF production ; produced by William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Robert Schenkkan ; directed by Phillip Noyce, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • Publisher's no.: Miramax Home Entertainment 30831
  • Based on the novel by Graham Greene
  • Special features include anatomy of a scene; feature commentary with cast and crew; behind-the-scenes featurette; DVD-ROM features
  • Aspect ratio 2.35:1 ; "enhanced for 16 x 9 television."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
52220490
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780788846168
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936219760
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
30831
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System details
  • System requirements for DVD-ROM features: Computer capable of playing DVD movies; Windows 95 or higher. Will not work in a CD-ROM drive or on a Macintosh
  • Enhanced DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The quiet American, Miramax Films and Intermedia Films present a Mirage Enterprises, Saga Pictures, IMF production ; produced by William Horberg, Staffan Ahrenberg ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Robert Schenkkan ; directed by Phillip Noyce, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • Publisher's no.: Miramax Home Entertainment 30831
  • Based on the novel by Graham Greene
  • Special features include anatomy of a scene; feature commentary with cast and crew; behind-the-scenes featurette; DVD-ROM features
  • Aspect ratio 2.35:1 ; "enhanced for 16 x 9 television."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
52220490
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780788846168
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936219760
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
30831
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System details
  • System requirements for DVD-ROM features: Computer capable of playing DVD movies; Windows 95 or higher. Will not work in a CD-ROM drive or on a Macintosh
  • Enhanced DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Copley LibraryBorrow it
      5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA, 92110-2492, US
      32.771354 -117.193327
Processing Feedback ...