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The Maltese Falcon (1941)

Not Rated
100 min | Film-Noir, Mystery

A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a gorgeous liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette.
Director
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John Huston (screen play by) | Dashiell Hammett (based upon the novel by)
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$ 375,000
Gross (World)
$ 1,255
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Release date
Oct 18, 1941 (United States)

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22 cast members
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Humphrey Bogart
Samuel Spade Samuel Spade   See fewer
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Mary Astor
Brigid O'Shaughnessy Brigid O'Shaughnessy   See fewer
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Gladys George
Iva Archer Iva Archer   See fewer
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Peter Lorre
Joel Cairo Joel Cairo   See fewer
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Barton MacLane
Lt. of Detectives Dundy Lt. of Detectives Dundy   See fewer
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Lee Patrick
Effie Perine Effie Perine   See fewer
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Sydney Greenstreet
Kasper Gutman Kasper Gutman   See fewer
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Ward Bond
Detective Tom Polhaus Detective Tom Polhaus   See fewer
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Jerome Cowan
Miles Archer Miles Archer   See fewer
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Elisha Cook Jr.
Wilmer Cook Wilmer Cook   See fewer
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Murray Alper
Frank Richman Frank Richman   See fewer
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Charles Drake
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Chester Gan
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Creighton Hale
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Robert Homans
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William Hopper
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Walter Huston
Captain Jacoby (uncredited) Captain Jacoby (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hank Mann
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8.1 / 10 | 136,992 votes