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The Third Man

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Directed by Carol Reed
United Kingdom, 1949
Film noir, Mystery, Thriller

Synopsis

With his pulp fiction career on the wane, Holly has plenty of time on his hands. So when his old school friend Harry invites him to postwar Vienna, Holly is curious and goes. But when Harry, a known black-marketeer, is killed in a suspicious traffic accident, Holly enters a world of intrigue.

Synopsis

With his pulp fiction career on the wane, Holly has plenty of time on his hands. So when his old school friend Harry invites him to postwar Vienna, Holly is curious and goes. But when Harry, a known black-marketeer, is killed in a suspicious traffic accident, Holly enters a world of intrigue.

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The Third ManDirected byCarol Reed

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Awards & Festivals

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Cannes Film Festival
1949 | Winner: Grand Prize of the Festival
Academy Awards
1951 | Winner: Best Cinematography, Black-and-White
1951 | 2 nominations including: Best Director
National Board of Review
1950 | Winner: Top Foreign Films

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