Approved | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Detective Philip Marlowe encounters a variety of characters while checking on why Leslie Murdock stole a rare doubloon from his mother.
Screen rights were purchased from author Raymond Chandler for $2000 in 1942.
I was sore at myself for coming all the way out to Pasadena on a day like that just to see about a case. And how I hate summer winds - they come in suddenly off the Mojave Desert and you can taste sand for a week. I knew it was the voice of the girl...
When Marlowe jumps out a window, he doesn't have his hat. When the shot moves to the outside of the building, his hat reappears.