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Detective Philip Marlowe tries to help a friend who is accused of murdering his wife.

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Directed by

Robert Altman

Written by

Leigh Brackett (Screenplay)
Raymond Chandler (Screenplay)

Runtime

112 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Nothing says goodbye like a bullet...

Cast

Keywords

detective los angeles police suspense neo-noir mission of murder police operation philip marlowe united states–mexico barrier victim of murder

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