The Third Man

Director Carol Reed conjures up a genuinely unsettling atmosphere in this stunning thriller. Joseph Cotten plays Holly Martins, who is investigating the mysterious disappearance of his old friend, Harry Lime (Orson Welles). The climax in the Viennese sewers is rightly revered as a cinematic classic.

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