Classic Woman-Centric Movie Review: “The Maltese Falcon” (1941)

Four different criminals lead a private detective into their hunt for a missing treasure in the 1941 film The Maltese Falcon, which was based on the book by Dashiell Hammett. John Huston directed film and wrote the screenplay, and it stars, among others, Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Peter Lorre, and Sydney Greenstreet.