Gumshoe Philip Marlowe is hired by the oafish Moose Malloy to track down his former girlfriend. He's also hired to accompany an effeminate playboy buy back some jewels. When the exchange results in the playboy's murder, Marlowe can't leave the case alone, and soon discovers it's related to Malloy's. As he gets drawn deeper into a complex web of intrigue by a mysterious blonde, the detective finds his own life in increasing jeopardy.

  1. Edward Dmytryk


  2. Raymond Chandler


  3. John Paxton


Top Billed Cast

  1. Dick Powell

    Dick Powell

    Philip Marlowe

  2. Claire Trevor

    Claire Trevor

    Helen Grayle

  3. Anne Shirley

    Anne Shirley

    Ann Grayle

  4. Mike Mazurki

    Mike Mazurki

    Moose Malloy

  5. Miles Mander

    Miles Mander

    Mr. Grayle

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Murder, My Sweet
Murder, My Sweet


Status Released

Release Information

  • December 9, 1944


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 35m

Budget -

Revenue -



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