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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Bridgeport Public Library.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport DVD MALTESE (Text to phone) boxed set 34000074759184 Adult Fiction DVD Available -
North Branch - Bridgeport DVD MALTESE (Text to phone) boxed set 34000081850570 Adult Fiction DVD Available -

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General Note:
Title from container.
Based on the novel by Dashiell Hammett.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1941.
Special features: Includes 2 additional feature films: 1931 version of "The Maltese falcon" and "Satan met a lady".
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Arthur Edeson ; editor, Thomas Richards ; music, Adolph Deutsch ; costume designer (Gowns), Orry-Kelly.
Participant or Performer Note:
Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Gladys George, Peter Lorre, Barton MacLane, Lee Patrick, Sydney Greenstrett, Ward Bond, Jerome Cowan, Elisha Cook, Jr., James Burke, Murray Alper, John Hamilton.
Summary, etc.:
Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the `Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind.
In The Maltese falcon, Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the 'Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind. In Satan met a lady, Sam Spade is now PI Ted Shane, pulled into the hunt for the jewel-filled Horn of Roland.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 1.0 mono., dual-layer, DVD-9.
Language Note:
English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Spade, Sam (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Private investigators > United States > Drama.
Asesinato > Estados Unidos > Teatro.
Estatuas > Teatro.
Feature films.
Detective and mystery films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Topic Heading: AFI 100 Best
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