The Big Sleep
Director: Howard Hawks Run Time: 116 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1946
Starring: Dorothy Malone, Humphrey Bogart, John Ridgely, Lauren Bacall, Martha Vickers
Between The Maltese Falcon and THE BIG SLEEP, it seems that Humphrey Bogart had a corner on the hardboiled detective market in the ‘40s. Here he stars as Raymond Chandler’s inimitable flatfoot Philip Marlowe in a mindboggling tale of murder, blackmail, and good-girls-gone-bad.
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