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This edition: The Third Man

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Episode Details

(1949/England, 101 min., b&w, drama) Dir.: Carol Reed. Cast: Joseph Cotten, Alida Valli, Orson Welles, Trevor Howard. An American writer is summoned by an old friend to Vienna but is met with the news that the friend is dead and was involved in black market crimes. He begins to investigate on his own. Distrib.: Corinth Films. Discussion guest: Gary Giddins, The CUNY Graduate Center.

Guest List

Gary Giddins The Graduate Center/CUNY