The Third Man - 1949
FUN FACTS about Anton Karas' score for "The Third Man:"
One -Carol Reed, the director, overheard Karas playing in an Austrian tavern, and asked him to compose the score.
Two - The movie's theme song ("The Harry Lime Theme") was the first song Karas ever wrote.
Three - After the song became a smash hit, Karas, who disdained his newfound fame, bought his own tavern to perform in.