The Maltese Falcon (1941)
|Cast:||Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Peter Lorre and Sydney Greenstreet|
Considered one of the first and best noir detective films. First-time director Huston interprets Dashiell Hammett's complex tale with scrutinous attention to detail and dead-on casting ? Bogart's hard-boiled Spade, Astor as the quintessential femme fatale and the supporting ensemble of requisite shady characters.