The Maltese falcon [videorecording] / Warner Bros.
Other Titles: Maltese falcon.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2000.
ISBN: 0790748401 :
Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Subject: Detective and mystery films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Director, John Huston; screenplay, John Huston.
Performers: Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Gladys George, Peter Lorre, Barton MacLane, Lee Patrick, Sydney Greenstreet.
Notes: Dialogue in English, with optional French soundtrack, and optional English and French subtitles.
Special features: "Becoming attractions: the trailers of Humphrey Bogart," a documentary look at Bogart's Warner Bros. career; "A history of mystery" essay; interactive menus; scene access; 2 theatrical trailers.
Title from disc label.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1941.
Based on the novel by Dashiell Hammett.
Standard version; Dolby digital sound.
Summary: After the death of his partner, private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette.