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Auction History Result
Lot #: 421 MALTESE FALCON ('41) paperbacked WCDate Sold 6/23/1995
Sold For: $4,025.00
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CATALOG SOLD OUT
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The Maltese Falcon, the classic 1941 John Huston crime film noir ("Based on the novel by Dashiell Hammett, Author of 'The Thin Man'"; "Screen Play by John Huston"; nominated for the Best Picture Academy Award) starring Humphrey Bogart (as Sam Spade), Peter Lorre (as Joel Cairo), Mary Astor (as Brigid O'Shaughnessy), Gladys George (as Iva Archer), Barton MacLane (as Lt. Dundy), Lee Patrick (as Effie), Sydney Greenstreet (in his nominated for Best Supporting Actor Academy Award role; as Kasper Gutman), Ward Bond (as Tom Polhaus), Jerome Cowan (as Miles Archer), and Elisha Cook Jr. (as Wilmer Cook, the "gunsel"). Note that this was the SECOND re-make of this movie (it had been made in 1931 under the original title, and in 1936 as "Satan Met a Lady", starring Bette Davis in the lead role, but it was THIS version by John Huston, with his screenplay that closely followed the Dashiell Hammett novel, with superlative acting, which is an all-time classic.)
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Condition: very good.
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