Hammett (1982)

PG  |   |  Crime, Drama, Mystery


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Fictional account of real-life mystery writer Dashiell Hammett, and his involvement in the investigation of a beautiful Chinese cabaret actress' mysterious disappearance in San Francisco.


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  • Frederic Forrest in Hammett (1982)
  • Frederic Forrest in Hammett (1982)
  • Frederic Forrest and David Patrick Kelly in Hammett (1982)
  • Frederic Forrest in Hammett (1982)
  • Marilu Henner and Frederic Forrest in Hammett (1982)
  • Marilu Henner and Frederic Forrest in Hammett (1982)

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Trivia

This film's opening prologue states: "This is an entirely imaginary story about the writer Samuel Dashiell Hammett; who . . . in the words of one of his most gifted contemporaries...helped get murder out of the Vicar's rose garden and back to the people who are ... ...


Quotes

Hammett: I was sure I heard you retired.
Doc Fallon: I heard you stopped drinkin'.
Hammett: I guess we were both wrong.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Crime | Drama | Mystery

Details

Release Date:

17 September 1982

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$8,222 (USA) (19 September 1982)

Gross:

$42,914 (USA)

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