The Maltese Falcon
Directed by John Huston. United States. 1941. NR. 1 hour 40 minutes. Warner Bros. Digital.
Sponsored by Kevin R. Pound
Sun., March 15, 2020 thru Mon., March 16, 2020
Detective Sam Spade (Humphrey Bogart) gets more than he bargained for when he takes a case brought to him by a beautiful but secretive woman (Mary Astor). As soon as Miss Wonderly shows up, trouble follows as Sam’s partner is murdered and Sam is accosted by a man (Peter Lorre) demanding he locate a valuable statuette. Sam, entangled in a dangerous web of crime and intrigue, soon realizes he must find the one thing they all seem to want: the bejeweled Maltese Falcon!