THE MALTESE FALCON

Available From: 01/01/1950
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Synopsis:

Who murdered Miles Archer? No one knows. But what Archer's partner, Private Eye Sam Spade (Humphrey Bogart), does know is that Archer was killed while investigating the disappearance of a priceless statue...and now Spade has three mysterious clients who want him to findit - at any cost! A film noir materpiece that marked John Huston's directorial debut and redefined Bogart's screen persona, The Maltese Falcon is "an outstanding four-star detective drama"; (Leonard Maltin). Co-starring Mary Astor, Peter Lorre and Sydney Greenstreet, and nominated for three 1941 Academy Awards, this suspense-filled classic remains one of the most enthralling mystery-thrillers ever made. "As Sam Space, Humphrey Bogart Defines the Archetypal Movie Private Eye - Insolent, cynical but a man of honour", TOTAL FILM

Details

Director(s):
John Huston
Runtime:
97
Production Year:
1941
Distributor:
Warner Bros.
Cast:
Mary Astor, Humphrey Bogart, Gladys George, John F. Hamilton, Elisha Cook Jr, Barton MacLane, Lee Patrick

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