The Big Sleep
01 hours 54 minutes
- Humphrey Bogart, John Ridgely, Lauren Bacall
- Howard Hawks
- Crime, Film-Noir, Mystery
- August 31, 1946
Tickets Sold (Domestic): 18.5 m.
Domestic Gross: $ 6.7 m.
P.I. Philip Marlowe’s hired by a wealthy general to find out and stop his daughter, Carmen from being blackmailed over gambling debts, Marlowe finds himself deep within a web of love triangles, blackmail, murder, gambling, and organised crime. With help from Vivian (another of the general’s daughters), Marlowe hatches a plot to free the family from this web and trap the real culprit.