FEMME FATALES OF FILM NOIR
THE MALTESE FALCON
USA | 1941 | 1hr 46min | Warner Bros.
A mysterious woman enters the office of private eye. She has a case, and its a doozy. In this noir classic, detective Sam Spade (Humphrey Bogart) gets more than he bargained for. As soon as Miss Wonderly (Mary Astor) shows up, trouble follows: 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.
Sunday, January 13 | 5:00pm | Whidbey Island Center for the Arts
4:00pm Zech Hall opens | 4:30pm Pass holder seating begins | 4:45pm Ticket holder seating begins
CAST AND CREW
Director: John Huston
Writing Credits: John Huston (screenplay), Dashiell Hammett (based upon the novel by)
Music: Adolph Deutsch
Costume Design: Orry-Kelly
Principal Cast: Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Gladys George, Peter Lorre, Barton MacLane, Lee Patrick, Sydney Greenstreet, Ward Bond, Jerome Cowan, Elisha Cook Jr., James Burke, Murray Alper, John Hamilton, Walter Huston
★ Closing Night Celebration ★
Raise a glass with us following the screening to celebrate the closing of our inaugural season!
FROM THE VAULT