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The Maltese Falcon / Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; a Warner Bros. - First National picture ; executive producer, Hal B. Wallis ; directed by John Huston ; screen play by John Huston.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville DVD 1391 MAL (Text) 76895000231755 1st Floor Audio Visual Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Dashiell Hammett.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1941.
Special features: Commentary by Bogart biographer Eric Lax ; Warner night at the movies 1941 short subjects gallery: newsreel; technicolor musical short "The gay Parisian"; 2 classic cartoons: "Hiawatha's rabbit hunt" and "Meet John Doughboy"; trailers of this movie and 1941's "Sergeant York."
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Arthur Edeson ; art director, Robert Haas ; music by Adolph Deutsch.
Participant or Performer Note:
Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Gladys George, Peter Lorre, Barton MacLane, Lee Patrick, Sydney Greenstreet, Ward Bond, Jerome Cowan, Elisha Cook Jr.
Summary, etc.:
Detective Sam Spade goes in search of a priceless statuette after the death of his partner.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby digital mono.
Language Note:
In English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
National Film Registry selection, 1989.
Subject: Spade, Sam (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Private investigators > United States > Drama.
San Francisco (Calif.) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film noir.
Detective and mystery films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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