The Maltese falcon [videorecording] / First National Pictures Inc. ; Warner Bros. Pictures
DVDs | Warner Home Video | c2006 | Three-disc special ed.; standard version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD M pt.1-3 DRAMA (NFR)) plus 1 more
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2006.
Three-disc special ed.; standard version.
3 videodiscs (ca. 252 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 1.0 mono.
In English, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
Title from container.
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.
Screenplay, John Huston ; director, John Huston ; director of photography, Arthur Edeson ; editor, Thomas Richards ; music, Adolph Deutsch.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1941.
Based on the novel by Dashiell Hammett.
National film registry.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
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.
Disc 1. 1941 version of "The Maltese falcon" / directed by John Huston ; screenplay John Huston ; starring Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Gladys George and Peter Lorre -- Disc 2. 1931 version of "The Maltese falcon" / directed by Roy Del Ruth ; screenplay & dialogue by Maude Fulton & Brown Holmes ; featuring Bebe Daniels and Richardo Cortez -- 1936 "Satan met a lady" / directed by William Dieterle ; screenplay by Brown Holmes ; starring Bette Davis and Warren William.
Special features: Includes 2 additional feature films: 1931 version of "The Maltese falcon" and "Satan met a lady" plus bonus features.
MW, 12-06; 1-11(rpl)
Maltese falcon (Motion picture : 1941)
Maltese falcon (Motion picture : 1931)
Satan met a lady.
012569794887 (disc 1)
012569794894 (discs 2&3)
67601 (79488--79489) Warner Home Video