The Big Sleep (1978)

R   |    |  Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Grizzled American private detective in England investigates a complicated case of blackmail turned murder involving a rich but honest elderly general, his two loose socialite daughters, a pornographer and a gangster.

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  • Robert Mitchum and James Stewart in The Big Sleep (1978)
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Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller

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