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The Maltese Falcon (1941)  link to The Maltese Falcon on IMDb  

Number: 52

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Country: USA, 100 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Crime, Mystery, Film-Noir

Director(s): John Huston

Spade and Archer is the name of a San Francisco detective agency. That's for Sam Spade and Miles Archer. The two men are partners, but Sam doesn't like Miles much. A knockout, who goes by the name of Miss Wanderly, walks into their office; and by that night everything's changed. Miles is dead. And so is a man named Floyd Thursby. It seems Miss Wanderly is surrounded by dangerous men. There's Joel Cairo, who uses gardenia-scented calling cards. There's Kasper Gutman, with his enormous girth and feigned civility. Her only hope of protection comes from Sam, who is suspected by the police of one or the other murder. More murders are yet to come, and it will all be because of these dangerous men -- and their lust for a statuette of a bird: the Maltese Falcon.


photo Humphrey Bogart Humphrey Bogart
photo Mary Astor Mary Astor
photo Gladys George Gladys George
photo Peter Lorre Peter Lorre
photo Barton MacLane Barton MacLane
photo Lee Patrick Lee Patrick
photo Sydney Greenstreet Sydney Greenstreet
photo Ward Bond Ward Bond
photo Jerome Cowan Jerome Cowan
photo Elisha Cook Jr. Elisha Cook Jr.

Medium: Digital Copy,

Location: F:\Media\Movies\The Maltese Falcon (1941).avi

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: Unknown