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    Mostly a comic interlude for Humphrey Bogart as detective Philip Marlowe on the job, scamming bogus bookseller Agnes (Sonia Darrin), then making very quick time with the competition across the street (Dorothy Malone), from Howard Hawks in The Big Sleep, 1946.

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Big Sleep, The (1946) -- (Movie Clip) Ben-Hur 1860
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Big Sleep, The - (Original Trailer)
Big Sleep, The (1946) trailer
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