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The Big Sleep

Directed by Howard Hawks
1946    1h 54m    Not Rated
Mystery, Crime, Thriller,
7.996%91%
P.I. Philip Marlowe's hired by a wealthy general to find out and stop his daughter, Carmen from being blackmailed over gambling debts, Marlowe finds himself deep within a web of love triangles, blackmail, murder, gambling, and organised crime. With help from Vivian (another of the general's daughters), Marlowe hatches a plot to free the family from this web and trap the real culprit.
Cast of The Big Sleep
  • Humphrey BogartPhilip Marlowe
  • Lauren BacallVivian Sternwood Rutledge
  • John RidgelyEddie Mars
  • Martha VickersCarmen Sternwood
  • Elisha Cook Jr.Harry Jones
  • Charles WaldronGeneral Sternwood
  • Regis ToomeyChief Inspector Bernie Ohls
  • Louis Jean HeydtJoe Brody
  • Dorothy MaloneAcme Bookstore Proprietress
  • Peggy KnudsenMona Mars
  • Charles D. BrownNorris the Butler
  • Bob SteeleLash Canino
  • Sonia DarrinAgnes Lowzier (uncredited)
  • Trevor BardetteArt Huck (uncredited)
  • Joy BarlowTaxi Driver (uncredited)
  • Max BarwynMax - Head Waiter (uncredited)
  • Deannie BestWaitress (uncredited)
  • Tanis ChandlerWaitress (uncredited)
  • Jack ChefeCroupier (uncredited)
  • James ConatyNightclub Patron (uncredited)
  • Joseph CrehanMedical Examiner (uncredited)
  • Jack DeeryNightclub Patron (uncredited)
  • Carole DouglasLibrarian (uncredited)
  • Jay EatonCasino Patron (uncredited)
  • Tom FaddenSidney (uncredited)
  • Bess FlowersWoman with Bumped Man
  • Kenneth GibsonCasino Patron (uncredited)
  • Joe GilbertNightclub Patron (uncredited)
  • Stuart HallNightclub Patron (uncredited)
  • Shep HoughtonCasino Patron (uncredited)
  • Kenner G. KempNightclub Patron (uncredited)
  • Pete KooyMotorcycle Cop (uncredited)
  • Lorraine MillerHatcheck Girl (uncredited)
  • Forbes MurrayFurtive Man (uncredited)
  • William H. O'BrienWaiter (uncredited)
  • Shelby PayneCigarette Girl (uncredited)
  • Jack PerrySilent Thug Beating Marlowe (uncredited)
  • Tommy RaffertyCarol Lundgren (uncredited)
  • Waclaw RekwartNightclub Patron (uncredited)
  • Edward RickardNightclub Patron (uncredited)
  • Jeffrey SayreCroupier (uncredited)
  • Emmett VoganEd - Deputy Sheriff (uncredited)
  • Theodore von EltzArthur Gwynn Geiger (uncredited)
  • Wally WalkerMars' Thug (uncredited)
  • Dan WallaceOwen Taylor (uncredited)
  • Paul WeberMars' Thug (uncredited)
  • Ben WeldenPete (uncredited)
  • Suzanne RidgwayNightclub Patron (uncredited)
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