Book to Movie: The Maltese Falcon

The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: Dashiell Hammett
  • Pages: 166
  • Audio: 7 hours and 51 minutes
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: John Huston
  • Screen Writer: John Huston
  • Running Time: 1 hour and 41 minutes


  • Humphrey Bogart as Sam Spade
  • Mary Astor as Ruth Wonderly/Brigid O'Shaughnessy
  • Gladys George as Iva Archer
  • Peter Lorre as Joel Cairo
  • Barton MacLane as Lieutenant Dundy
  • Lee Patrick as Effie Perine
  • Sydney Greenstreet as Kasper Gutman
  • Ward Bond as Detective Tom Polhaus
  • Jerome Cowan as Miles Archer
  • Elisha Cook Jr. as Wilmer Cook
  • James Burke as Luke
  • Murray Alper as Frank Richman
  • John Hamilton as District Attorney Bryan