The Maltese Falcon

The Maltese Falcon

1941, NR, 101 min. Directed by John Huston. Starring Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Peter Lorre.

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Wed., May 23, 2001

Based on a Dashiell Hammett novel (adapted for screen by Huston, in his directorial debut), The Maltese Falcon is film noir at its finest. Humphrey Bogart stars as detective Sam Spade.

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