The Maltese Falcon is mostly a bunch of weirdos lying to each other, which is awesome.

by MATT STOKES | MARCH 23, 2018

The discussion of The Maltese Falcon starts at 36:25.

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The Maltese Falcon

Director: John Huston

Cast:
Sam Spade: Humphrey Bogart
Brigid O’Shaughnessy: Mary Astor
Joel Cairo: Peter Lorre
Kasper Gutman: Sydney Greenstreet
Wilmer: Elisha Cook, Jr.
Effie: Lee Patrick
Iva Archer: Gladys George

Released: October 3, 1941

100%

8.1/10

Verdict?

Laci says…

Matt says…

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