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R| 1 hr. 41 min.

Plot Summary
From the classic novel by Graham Greene comes a murder mystery centered on a love triangle set against the French Indochina War in Vietnam, circa 1952. It's the story of a veteran English journalist (Michael Caine), a young American (Brendan Fraser), and a beautiful Vietnamese woman caught between them. This is a world where nothing is what it seems -- suffused with opium, intrigue, and betrayal.

Cast: Michael Caine , Brendan Fraser , Do Thi Hai Yen , Tzi Ma , Robert Stanton , Holmes Osborne , Pham Thi Mai Hoa , Quang Hai

Director: Phillip Noyce

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Miramax Films

The Quiet American (2002)

Release Date: November 22nd, 2002|1 hr. 41 min.

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  • 75
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Caine has never been better, which is saying something. He puts a human face on a tragic era of history in a film that ranks with the year's finest. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    A smart and literate effort with a few weaknesses. show more

  • 75
    Mike Clark USA Today

    This is intelligent grown-up entertainment on both a political and a humanistic level. show more

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