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The Maltese Falcon

Directed by John Huston
United States, 1941
Film noir

Synopsis

The most famous screen version of Dashiell Hammett’s 1930 novel of the same name is a quintessential Hollywood film noir as private detective Sam Spade gets wrapped up in a web of deception, all surrounding a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon.

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The Maltese Falcon Directed by John Huston

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1942 | 3 nominations including: Best Picture

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