The quiet american is a 1955 novel by english author graham greene which depicts french colonialism in vietnam being uprooted by the americans during the 1950s the novel implicitly questions the foundations of growing american involvement in vietnam in the 1950s and is unique in its exploration of the subject topic through the links among its . An older british reporter vies with a young us doctor for the affections of a beautiful vietnamese woman. The quiet american takes place in 1950s vietnam a time when the french were still the ones fighting the viet minh and american involvement was all but invisible it is narrated in the first person by thomas fowler an english reporter living there and covering the war. The quiet american is a 2002 film adaptation of graham greenes bestselling novel the quiet american it was directed by phillip noyce and starred michael caine brendan fraser and do thi hai yen. The quiet american is a novel by graham greene that is set in vietnam in the early 1950s the story takes place in the midst of the conflict between the viet minh and the south vietnamese who are supported by the french
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