The Incomparable Mothership #253 June 27, 2015
“The Maltese Falcon” and “The Thin Man”

Ignoring the Movie Completely

Old Movie Club reconvenes to watch two films based on the works of Dashiell Hammett: 1934’s “The Thin Man” and 1941’s “The Maltese Falcon.” We appreciate the drunken aplomb of Nick and Nora and the shifty glory of Peter Lorre and Sydney Greenstreet, all while taking in the faint scent of gardenias.

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