The Third Man (1949)
excerpt shown in 'The 1940s: War, Recovery and Rebirth' episode
"Oklahoma Kid" is the title of one of Martins's pulp western novels.
The chase through the sewers near the end is borrowed from the sewer chase in this film.
The balloon seller is identical to the one in M
Referenced by name
Ulla Terkelsen mentions the movie
Roger Ebert mentions that the movie is out of copyright and therefore anyone is free to vandalize it.
Orson Welles' The Third Man film mentioned at start of detour
contrast in lightening
One of the 50 gold film reels you can find.
Title reference. Also, a mystery involving the identity and actions of a third man involved in a crime.
Oliver talks about the concept of safety in numbers utilized by Joseph Cotten.
As a cover, Ahmad uses the name Harry Lime, the name of Orson Welles' character in The Third Man.
The film's title is written on Jack's blackboard when he is seen teaching a screenwriting class in prison.
Joseph Cotten appears from the shadows in the exact same manner as Orson Welles in The Third Man
mentioned as a film Joseph Cotten was in
Documentary about the making of the movie
This documentary discusses Third Man, The (1949).
Tom: "Is this 'The Third Man' all of a sudden?"
Finally, Steele realizes they are using the wrong movie as a guide for the case and settles on this one. He says he was thrown off by the "Oriental angle" of their case.
Steele mentions this movie when Laura and he discover that a counterfeit conspiracy involves a third man.
Movie referenced in dialogue.
Steele recalls the plot of this movie after he and Laura dig up an empty grave.
on movie marquee
Dewey performs his "The Great El Foldo" act using "The Harry Lime Theme" as musical accompaniment..
Jack McCoy quotes lines from that movie in this episode
Referenced by name
Director compares his final shot to the ending of the 1949 Carol Reed film.
Film is a behind the scenes look at the making of 'the Third Man'. It explains the inspiration for the monologue sequence
a spoof poster of the film appears in the game
It is mentioned in a magazine.
Dramatically-lit labyrinthine sewer system scene
poster in Scotty's apartment
Julian and Chalice talk about renting the film in a video store.
mentioned on "Orson Welles Retrospective" sign
After Billy's funeral - like Harry Lime's funeral
H-LIME license plate explained to be Harry Lime from this movie
Briefing on a ferris wheel
Similar use of Dutch angles, etc.
Christopher says this is his favorite movie
Seen on movie theatre marquee during the film.
Title music used and Orson Welles talking about "The Third Man".
The title of this 1949 Noir-classic is quite visibly displayed on a laptop computer screen in one scene.
the butler looks from the window to his killer who is off screen
Samwise's shadow preceding him up the stairs when he rescues Frodo
Alfred Molina's character - a shady drug dealer in an eastern European country, with a penchant for talking about cuckoo clocks, and who only turns up some way into the proceedings, is a nod to Harry Lime in The Third Man.
Clint has credited much of the lighting in Unforgiven to this film
Opening titles in sewers as penguin floats in babybasket
Funeral scene; long tree-lined road near cemetery; being left on the road by the woman leaving the funeral; decoy corpse to fake someone's death
The character Doña Antonia mentions the movie 'Third Man, The (1949)'.
Uses seeing it as an alibi for a date.
The tune of The Third Man theme is playing after drinks were ordered in the cafe.
"The Third Man" is listed in the closing credits.
Dorothy mentions seeing this movie, and later refers to Jake as "Harry Lime"
A slot machine plays the Third Man theme.
Graffiti on wall reads "Harry Lime Lives"
Alice mentions the title.
Scene in the staircase where Stiller bangs on Eva's door. The caretaker appears on the upper floor to tell him that she's not around, while Anton Karas' famous zither melody fills the background.
Nostra signora dei turchi features the famous Anton Karas's theme from The Third Man.
zither music, very similar to the The Third Man (Harry Lime) theme
Fingers shot during climactic death scene in snake pit.
Italian poster shown under the credits for the segment "Alida Valli".
kiosk/zither music gag towards end of the film
Two burglars hear zither music and one of them says that a third man is not present.
A snatch of the theme is heard during the shot of Pond sleeping in the bath
Clips are shown
Henry and Grace watch this film at the cinema
clips are shown during Kim Morgan's review of the film
Clips from this film are shown in Lost Forever.
Michael Caine's pick for his #2 favorite film
Example of Austrian movie art
Clips are shown.
Ebert's pick for his favorite black and white moment in cinema
This film is #5 on the "Mystery" list.
clip from the film
A fragment of this film is shown in this episode
Dempsey watches the film on television.
footage used in documentary
Harry Lime is #37 on the "Villains" list.
This film is #75 on the list.
features footage from this
This film is #57 on the list.
Karen is riding an exercise bike in her hotel suite watching "The Third Man".
Matt (Keanu Reeves) is watching a scene from The Third Man on television, in which a man is being convinced that he must betray his old friend.
The first half of this episode, "The Third Mouse", is a direct spoof. The look, plot, and various scenes are all spoofed.
The speech Gaila gives Quark "if one of those twinkling little lights suddenly went out" is a direct reference to the film _The Third Man (1949)_, specifically the scene on the Ferris wheel where Harry Lime lectures Holly Martins on war profiteering: "if one of those dots stopped moving forever."
The sewage chasing scene at the end
Main character is chased through dark rubbled streets and comes upon a familar kiosk which upon opening, zither music eminates from within.