Dangerous Edge: A Life of Graham...

2013, TV Show

Derek Jacobi narrates this profile of influential novelist Graham Greene (1904-91), whose works include "The Third Man" and "The Quiet American." In addition to writing fiction, he reported on Kenya's Mau Mau Rebellion and the French Indochina War; authored travel books, plays, screenplays and essays; worked for MI6 (the British spy agency); and suffered from bipolar disorder. The documentary includes remarks from his daughter Caroline Bourget; and novelists John Le Carré and John Mortimer.

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Examine the life and works of author and journalist Graham Greene; Derek Jacobi narrates. 3/29/2013

Free | PBS Posted: 5/2/2014

The documentary weaves Graham Greene s novels and movies into the story of his life, and reveals an extraordinary man who traveled the globe to escape the boredom of ordinary existence.

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Premiered: March 29, 2013
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: Derek Jacobi narrates this profile of influential novelist Graham Greene (1904-91), whose works include "The Third Man" and "The Quiet American." In addition to writing fiction, he reported on Kenya's Mau Mau Rebellion and the French Indochina War; authored travel books, plays, screenplays and essays; worked for MI6 (the British spy agency); and suffered from bipolar disorder. The documentary includes remarks from his daughter Caroline Bourget; and novelists John Le Carré and John Mortimer.

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