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Murder, My Sweet

Murder, My Sweet(1944)

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Brief Synopsis

Detective Philip Marlowe's search for a two-timing woman leads him to blackmail and murder.

Cast & Crew

Edward Dmytryk Director
Dick Powell Philip Marlowe
Claire Trevor Mrs. Helen Grayle previously known as Velma Valento
Anne Shirley Ann Grayle
Otto Kruger Jules Amthor
Mike Mazurki Moose Malone
Miles Mander Mr. Grayle
Douglas Walton Lindsay Marriott
Don Douglas Lt. Randall
Ralf Harolde Dr. Sonderborg
Esther Howard Mrs. Jessie Florian
John Indrisano Chauffeur
Jack Carr Short man

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1944 Production Date:  EB; AFI-lib
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  93 or 95 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,572    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Great noir film

    Jack 2014-05-10

    Dick Powell is excellent in this movie. I had only seen him before in pillow-talk roles. He really hit a homerun with this performance. The noir movies are... MORE>

  • Murder, my Sweet

    Dashiell Barnes 2012-09-04

    The most faithful adaptation of a Chandler novel. Powell proves he can do more than sing & dance as the first great personification of Marlowe, Trevor... MORE>

  • Great Film!

    THarold 2011-12-23

    Another great film noir from the RKO vault. Dick Powell is SO good as Marlowe, and Claire Trevor and the supporting cast are also superb. Anne... MORE>