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    Big Sleep, The (1946) -- (Movie Clip) Like Marcel Proust

    Marlowe (Humphrey Bogart) back to the office, for his not-planned second meeting with cagey Vivian (Lauren Bacall), whose father is his client and whose sister is the blackmail victim, the literary reference directly from Raymond Chandler's novel, in The Big Sleep, 1946.

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Big Sleep, The (1946) -- (Movie Clip) Like Marcel...
Marlowe (Humphrey Bogart) back to the office, for his...
Big Sleep, The (1946) -- (Movie Clip) Like Marcel Proust
Marlowe (Humphrey Bogart) back to the office, for his not-planned second meeting with cagey Vivian (Lauren Bacall), whose father is his client and whose sister is the blackmail victim, the literary reference directly from Raymond Chandler's novel, in The Big Sleep, 1946.>
Big Sleep, The (1946) -- (Movie Clip) Next Time...
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Big Sleep, The (1946) -- (Movie Clip) Next Time I'll Come On Stilts
Just hired by her father to pay his other daughter’s gambling debts, Marlowe (Humphrey Bogart) is diverted by the butler (Charles D. Brown) to other-daughter Vivian (Lauren Bacall) who thinks he’s been hired to find their missing friend Regan, in Howard Hawks’ The Big Sleep, 1946. >
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From his stake-out Marlowe (Humphrey Bogart) spies Vivian (Lauren Bacall) and follows her into the apartment where shiftless Joe (Louis Jean Heydt) and Agnes (Sonia Darrin) are up to not-yet-revealed tricks, in Howard Hawks' version of Raymond Chandler's The Big Sleep, 1946.>
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Big Sleep, The - (Original Trailer)
Big Sleep, The (1946) trailer
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Big Sleep, The - (Original Trailer)
Private eye Philip Marlowe (Humphrey Bogart) investigates a society girl's involvement in the murder of a pornographer in The Big Sleep (1946). >
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