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Year: 1949
Original Title: The Third Man
Length: 93 minutes
Genre: Drama, Mistery, Thriller
Studios:
Age rating: Parental guidance

Release Dates

United Kingdom: August 31 1949

United States: February 02 1950

Ranking

Ranking: 10,078 out of 15,398 movies (up 59)

9,2

9.2 by 8 users

Plot

Holly Martins (Josep Cotten) is an alcoholic pulp writer come to visit his old friend Harry Lime (Orson Welles). But when Martins first arrives in Vienna, his friend's funeral is under way. From Lime's girlfriend and an occupying British officer, Martins learns of allegations of Lime's involvement in racketeering, which Martins vows to clear from his friend's reputation. As he is drawn deeper into postwar intrigue, Martins finds layer under layer of deception, which he desperately tries to sort out.

Director

Cast The Third Man

Orson Welles

Orson Welles

Harry Lime

Joseph Cotten

Joseph Cotten

Holly Martins

Alida Valli

Alida Valli

Anna Schmidt

Trevor Howard

Trevor Howard

Maj. Calloway

Trevor Howard

Trevor Howard

Calloway

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