Die Spur des Falken (Live - Astor Film Lounge)

  • Special Screening
  • Film Noir
  • United States

Description

Celebrating its 80th anniversary this is the debut film from legendary US writer / Director John Huston. Actually, a timeless classic of 1940’s Hollywood noir cinema brilliantly adapted from Dashiell Hammett crime novel masterpiece. A smart , glamorous and witty thriller about the murderous intrigue surrounding the search for a hugely valuable jewel encrusted ornamental Bird in San Francisco and a group of not to be trusted adventurers who are all desperate to get it for themselves .The Maltese Falcon stars the iconic Humphrey Bogart his first major starring role as laconic tough guy detective Sam Spade and is replete with a gallery of brilliant supporting characters including Sidney Greenstreet and legendary Austro - Hungarian actor Peter Lorre.

Title Die Spur des Falken (Live - Astor Film Lounge)
Director John Huston
Genre Film Noir
Release Date 29.11.2021
Country
  • United States
Length 100 Minutes
Spoken Language
  • English
Color Format
  • Black & White

Credits

Crew

Director
John Huston
Camera
Arthur Edeson
Editing
Thomas Richards
Screenwriter
John Huston
Producer
Hal B. Wallis Henry Blanke
Music
Adolph Deutsch

Cast

Humphrey Bogart (Sam Spade)
Sam Spade (Brigid O'Shaughnessy)

Facing

Joshua Gundlach

The Green and Pleasant Land

Max Colson