Posts Tagged ‘the third man’

Teresa Wright (Charlie Newton), Joseph Cotten (Uncle Charlie). Screenplay by Thornton Wilder, Alma Reville and Sally Benson. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Rating: PG. Running time: 108 minutes. If I said Dial M was an exercise in suspense, us as viewers anxiously waiting for the film’s characters to discover what we already know, then it seems that […]


Joseph Cotten (Holly Martins), Alida Valli (Anna Schmidt), Orson Welles (Harry Lime). Written by Graham Greene. Directed by Carol Reed. Rating: PG. Running time: 104 minutes. One of the most highly acclaimed films of all time, The Third Man is a classic noir-thriller set on the dark streets of Vienna, telling the story of the mysterious […]