Framed Documents #374: The Quiet American

Economic Aid nerd/enthusiastic ‘third force’ spook Alden Pyle (Brendan Fraser) reading ‘The Dangers To Democracy’ by his (fictitious) literary hero York Harding, in the excellent 2002 Philip Noyce adaptation of Graham Greene’s The Quiet American:


Postscript: In the book, Harding’s bibliography actually included The Advance Of Red China, The Challenge To Democracy and The Rôle Of The West (Penguin edition p28).


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