[s.l.] : Janus Films : Home Vision Cinema, c1999.
1 videodisc (104 min.) ; sd., b&w, ; 4 3/4 in.
Criterion collection ; 64
Criterion collection (DVD Videodiscs); 64.
Joseph Cotton, Orson Welles, Alidi Valli, Trevor Howard.
Producer/director, Carol Reed ; screenplay, Graham Greene ; photographed by Robert Krasker; music by Anton Karas.
Originally issued as a motion picture in 1949.
Based on the novel of the same name by Graham Greene.
Title from disc label.
Set in post-war Vienna, an American western-adventure writer searches for a friend who turns out to be the king-pin of the Austrian black market.
Special features include: introduction by Peter Bogdonovich, recording of script treatment; radio adaptations; Joseph Cotten's alternative opening voice over for U.S. version; archival footage of set; photos and production history; theatrical trailers.
TH1060 Home Vision Cinema