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The Maltese falcon (1941)
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Call no.:
DVD 009 744
Title:
The Maltese falcon
Originally produced:
1941
Format:
DVD
Summary:
After the death of his partner, private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette. He encounters a gallery of high-living lowlifes who will stop at nothing to get their hands on the jewel-encrusted falcon.
Credits:
Turner Entertainment Co. ; Time Warner Co. ; Warner Bros. Picture, Inc ; director/screenplay, John Huston.
Edition:
Standard version.
Publication:
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2000.
Languages:
In English with optional Spanish or English subtitles.
Details:
1 DVD (100 min.) : sound, black & white
Country of production:
United States
Studio(s):
Warner Bros. Pictures
First National Pictures, Inc
Director(s):
Huston, John
Screenwriter(s):
Huston, John
Producer(s):
Wallis, Hal B.
Cast:
Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Gladys George, Peter Lorre, Barton MacLane, Lee Patrick, Sydney Greenstreet.
Production:
Photography, Arthur Edeson ; editor, Thomas Richards ; music, Adolph Deutsch.
Notes:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1941.
Based on the novel by Dashiell Hammett.
Special features: The trailers of Humphrey Bogart ; a documentary look at Bogart's Warner Bros. career through trailers of his films hosted by Robert Osborne; interactive menus, scene access, 2 theatrical trailers for the Maltese Falcon.
Subjects:
Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961 Film adaptations.
Bogart, Humphrey, 1899-1957.
Spade, Sam (Fictitious character) Drama.
Genre:
Feature films.
Film noir.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Film noir
Year: 1940s
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: Spanish
Title: Maltese falcon
Director: Huston, John
Actor: Astor, Mary
Actor: Bogart, Humphrey
Actor: George, Gladys
Actor: Greenstreet, Sydney
Musical score composer: Deutsch, Adolph
Production studio: First National Pictures, Inc
Production studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
Country of production: United States
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: No