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The Quiet American (1958)

TV-PG
120 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

A young naive American and a cynical older British diplomat disagree over politics in 1952 Vietnam and over a beautiful young native girl.
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Updated Feb 5, 1958

Release date
Feb 8, 1958 (United States)

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19 cast members
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Audie Murphy
The American The American   See fewer
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Michael Redgrave
Thomas Fowler Thomas Fowler   See fewer
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Claude Dauphin
Inspector Vigot Inspector Vigot   See fewer
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Giorgia Moll
Phuong Phuong   See fewer
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Bruce Cabot
Bill Granger Bill Granger   See fewer
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Fred Sadoff
Dominguez Dominguez   See fewer
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Kerima
Phuong's Sister Phuong's Sister   See fewer
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Richard Loo
Mr. Heng Mr. Heng   See fewer
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Peter Trent
Eliot Wilkins Eliot Wilkins   See fewer
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Georges Bréhat
French Colonel (as Georges Brehat) French Colonel (as Georges Brehat)   See fewer
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Clinton Anderson
Joe Morton Joe Morton   See fewer
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Yôko Tani
Rendezvous Hostess Rendezvous Hostess   See fewer
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Nguyen Long
Boy with Mask Boy with Mask   See fewer
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C. Long Cuong
Boy in Watchtower Boy in Watchtower   See fewer
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Tu An
Boy in Watchtower Boy in Watchtower   See fewer
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Vo Doan Chau
Cao-Dai Commandant (uncredited) Cao-Dai Commandant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Le Van Le
Cao-Dai Pope's Deputy (uncredited) Cao-Dai Pope's Deputy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sonia Moser
Yvette (uncredited) Yvette (uncredited)   See fewer
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Le Quynh
Masked Man (uncredited) Masked Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.7 / 10 | 1,548 votes