The Third Man

Shepperton: London Film Productions, 1949. Vintage reference photograph of director Carol Reed, music director Hubert Clifford, film editor Oswald Hafenrichter, and notably the composer of the film's soundtrack, Anton Karas, on the set of the 1949 film noir. With two printed mimeo snipes affixed to the verso, along with a studio stamp.

An unemployed pulp fiction novelist travels to postwar Vienna to investigate the death of an old school friend. Screenwriter Graham Greene's first and only original screenplay, and second collaboration with Carol Reed, following "The Fallen Idol" (1948) and preceding "Our Man in Havana" (1959).

Set in and shot on location in Vienna, Austria and England, UK.

10 x 8 inches. Very Good plus, with some creasing and wear to the edges.

Criterion Collection 64. Ebert I. Grant UK. Penzler 101. Rosenbaum 1000. Schrader 18. Selby UK. Spicer UK.

[Book #149415]

Price: $550.00