The Maltese Falcon

The Maltese Falcon, 1941, directed by John Huston based on the novel by Dashiell Hammett, starting Humphrey Bogart as Sam Spade and Mary Astor as Brigid O'Shaughnessy/Miss Wonderly/Miss LaBlanc and memorable costars Peter Lorre as Joel Cairo and Sydney Greenstreet as Kasper Gutman. Rent it some time, turn out the lights, turn up the volume and enjoy a bottle of booze in a dirty glass.