The Maltese Falcon

06/03/2000
  |  Book Tickets: 29/08/2010
  |  Buy to Own: 06/03/2000
  |  Watch Now: 10/10/1941
  |  99 min
Rated PG by the BBFC

Synopsis

John Huston made his directorial debut with this classic film noir adaptation of Dashiel Hammett's novel, starring Humphrey Bogart and Mary Astor. Sam Spade (Bogart) is a cynical private eye caught up in the hunt for a jewel-encrusted falcon while searching for the murderer of his partner, Miles Archer (Jerome Cowan). His fellow treasure hunters include a sinister 'little and large' act (Peter Lorre and Sydney Greenstreet), a psychotic tearaway (Elisha Cook Jr), and the duplicitous femme fatale, Brigid O'Shaughnessy (Astor).

Contains mild violence and sex references
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