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The Resource Our man in Havana, Columbia Pictures presents a Carol Reed production ; screenplay by Graham Greene ; produced and directed by Carol Reed, (videorecording)

Our man in Havana, Columbia Pictures presents a Carol Reed production ; screenplay by Graham Greene ; produced and directed by Carol Reed, (videorecording)

Label
Our man in Havana
Title
Our man in Havana
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Carol Reed production ; screenplay by Graham Greene ; produced and directed by Carol Reed
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Vacuum cleaner salesman Jim Wormold is recruited by the British Secret Service. He becomes an unlikely agent in Cuba. To avoid working while cashing the checks, Wormold spins a web of lies about foreign government secrets. When the local coppers decode his fake messages, all hell breaks loose in Havana and Wormold must become the spy he dreads in order to survive his own swindle
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
14A
PerformerNote
Alec Guinness, Burl Ives, Maureen O'Hara, Ernie Kovacs, Noel Coward, Ralph Richardson, Jo Morrow
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1991
  • 1906-1976
  • 1914-2000
  • 1909-1995
  • 1920-2015
  • 1919-1962
  • 1899-1973
  • 1902-1983
  • 1904-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Greene, Graham
  • Reed, Carol
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Ives, Burl
  • O'Hara, Maureen
  • Kovacs, Ernie
  • Coward, Noel
  • Richardson, Ralph
  • Morrow, Jo
  • Greene, Graham
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
111
Series statement
Martini movies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sales personnel
  • Agents provocateurs
  • Official secrets
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Criminal behavior
  • Comedy films
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Our man in Havana, Columbia Pictures presents a Carol Reed production ; screenplay by Graham Greene ; produced and directed by Carol Reed, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Graham Greene
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • Special features: Original trailer; Martini minutes: "Secrets of seduction" and "How to travel in style."
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 111 min.)
Isbn
9781435944398
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396285668
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
28566
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbg00087988
  • 689909
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Our man in Havana, Columbia Pictures presents a Carol Reed production ; screenplay by Graham Greene ; produced and directed by Carol Reed, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Graham Greene
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • Special features: Original trailer; Martini minutes: "Secrets of seduction" and "How to travel in style."
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 111 min.)
Isbn
9781435944398
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396285668
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
28566
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbg00087988
  • 689909
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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