The Quiet American is a 2002 film adaptation of Graham Greene's bestselling novel of the same name. It was directed by Phillip Noyce and starred Michael Caine, Brendan Fraser, and Do Thi Hai Yen. The 2002 version of The Quiet American, in contrast to the 1958 version, depicted Greene's original ending and treatment of the principal American character, Pyle. Like the novel, the film illustrates Pyle's moral culpability in fostering intrigue within the South Vietnamese government. Going beyond Greene's original work, the film used a montage ending with superimposed images of American soldiers...
|Release date:||September 9, 2002|
|Directed by:||Phillip Noyce|
|Producer:||Staffan Ahrenberg, William Horberg, Matthias Deyle|
|Music by:||Craig Armstrong|
|Screenplay by:||Christopher Hampton, Robert Schenkkan|
|Adapted from:||The Quiet American|