The Maltese Falcon (1941)
One of the finest detective films ever, John Huston's directorial debut stars Humphrey Bogart as San Francisco private eye Sam Spade. Spade takes on mysterious femme fatale Miss Wonderly (Mary Astor) as a client and soon finds himself suspected of murdering his partner and up to his trench coat in the search for the titular jewel-encrusted statue. With Peter Lorre, Sydney Greenstreet (in his film debut), Elisha Cook, Jr. 100 min. Standard; Soundtracks: English DTS HD 5.1 Master Audio, Dolby Digital mono, Spanish Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English (SDH), Spanish, French; audio commentary; newsreel footage; bonus shorts "The Gay Parisian" (1941), "Hiawatha's Rabbit Hunt" (1941), "Meet John Doughboy" (1941); featurette; makeup tests; three radio show adaptations; theatrical trailers.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor (Sydney Greenstreet), Best Screenplay, Best Animated Short, Best Two-Reel Short
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- John Huston
- Black & White
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Gladys George, Peter Lorre, Barton MacLane, Lee Patrick, Sydney Greenstreet, Ward Bond, Jerome Cowan, Elisha Cook Jr., James Burke, Murray Alper, John Hamilton, Walter Huston, Emory Parnell, Robert Homans, Creighton Hale, Charles Drake, Bill Hopper, Hank Mann, Jack Mower
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