The Third Man (1959–1965)
Needs 5 Ratings

How to Buy a Country 

Bradford Webster recalls how he first met Harry Lime. While working as a bank teller, Brad agreed to cash one of Harry's large checks without managerial approval. When it bounced, Harry and... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(novel), (story) (as Robert Yale Libott) | 1 more credit »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview:
...
...
...
Ponti
Patricia Cutts ...
Louise Hoercher
...
Duchess
...
Paulus
Bek Nelson ...
Linda
Gretchen Thomas ...
Maid
Cate Bauer ...
Miss Hidwick
Alphonse Martell ...
Servant
Edit

Storyline

Bradford Webster recalls how he first met Harry Lime. While working as a bank teller, Brad agreed to cash one of Harry's large checks without managerial approval. When it bounced, Harry and Brad flew to Zurich to learn the reason for the shortfall, which resulted in Harry's buying and reselling a small country to earn enough money to prevent Brad from going to jail. Written by David Bassler

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Edit

Details

Language:

Release Date:

24 April 1959 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Miss Hidwick: I'm closing.
Bradford Webster: It's seven minutes to three.
Miss Hidwick: It's spring!
Bradford Webster: Today's March 19th; spring doesn't start until the 21st.
Miss Hidwick: Spring comes early for some, never for others.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?