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Back at his apartment, he is grilled by Polhaus and Lieutenant Dundy Barton MacLanewho tell him that Thursby was also murdered the same evening.

El halcon maltes / The Maltese Falcon

I waited to watch the film so that I could read the novel, but I probably should have done a blasphemous act and just watched the movie. I found that if you removed the descriptions of people’s outfit and the furniture around them it’d make for very short paragraphs.

Dashiell Hammett has to be recognized as the probable grandfather of the “emerald orbs” class of exceptionally uneconomical descriptive writing, as well as a man not at all afraid of dasbiell the same exact thing fifteen times within two paragraphs—like, you know how most writers would see that they used the word “hurry” twice in two sentences and think, “Oh, I should rephrase one of these”?

Malts added it Mar 17, Francisco rated it it was amazing Jan 14, Holy crap, if people were really this stupid in the early 20th century it’s surprising the human race has developed to the level dasihell is in now. After they leave, Spade calls the police and tells them where to pick up the pair.


This version by The Hollywood Theater of the Ear had too many actors and actresses.

This whole novel has been an abomination in my honest, real opinion, and I almost could not continue reading it after the first two chapters. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

However, due to Huston’s high demand as a director and unavailability of the major cast members, the sequel was never made. Retrieved March 7, You can’t really call this literature; it’s an insult to dshiell everywhere. Combined with an abrupt kind of writing style, it was an effort. This was painful to read Furthermore, the plot is boring, unnecessarily opaque to the point where it feels like Brigid O’Shaughnessy isn’t explaining herself because Eo doesn’t know why she’s doing what she’s doing either, and ultimately incredibly unsatisfying.

He still doesn’t drink.

Hosted by TCM’s Robert Osbornethe minute feature traces Bogart’s evolution from a heavy in the s to a romantic leading man in the s, and his return to playing bad men late in that decade. November Learn how and when to remove this template message.

El halcón maltés – El sueño eterno by Dashiell Hammett

Young submi I don’t know how I came by this book, but the halckn comment ‘possibly the best American detective novel ever written’ got me started. If this were a drinking game, and I drank a beer for every time someone said “be reasonable” and took a shot every time some slut said “trust,” I would be dead by page I just couldn’t take one more description of the way the beautiful and dangerous woman walked into a room, chewing on her lip, wearing a hat.


Why is the Maltese Falcon read today?

It was an incredible camera setup. Zezearyl rated it liked it Aug 22, I’m four chapters in and I don’t think I’ll finish it. First, this was a book club read.

El halcon maltes / The Maltese Falcon : Dashiell Hammett :

Spade overpowers him, but meets Gutman anyway. It’s just a guy going back and forth talking to the same three to four people repeatedly, never gaining or giving daehiell more information till about three fourths of the way through the book. Remembering that hardly made the book any less of a chore to get through.

Despite his feelings for her, Spade gives O’Shaughnessy up. After getting into 9 chapters of this book, and forcing myself the whole time to continue, I finally had to just put it down.

El halcón maltés – El sueño eterno

Seriously, some of the descriptions in this book are just downright terrible and there is a fair amount of redundant details that could so obviously be written more clearly and concisely. Huston removed all references to sex that the Hays Office had deemed to be unacceptable.

The vessel is currently owned by the Cavendish family [35] and is part of the collection at Chatsworth House. Hamett Film Institute recognition.