"Hammett" quotes

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Fictional account of real-life mystery writer Dashiell Hammett, and his involvement in the investigation of a beautiful Chinese cabaret actress' mysterious disappearance in San Francisco.

Director: Wim Wenders
Writer: Joe Gores, Ross Thomas, Dennis O'Flaherty
Production: N/A
Year: 1982
MetaScore: 61/100
ImdbRating: 6.4
BoxOffice: $42,914
Released: 17 Sep 1982
Awards: 2 nominations

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Cast

Jimmy Ryan - Peter Boyle
Kit Conger - Marilu Henner
English Eddie Hagedorn - Roy Kinnear
Eli the Taxi Driver - Elisha Cook Jr.
Crystal Ling - Lydia Lei
Lt. O'Mara - R.G. Armstrong
Detective Bradford - Richard Bradford
Fong Wei Tau - Michael Chow
Donaldina Cameron - Sylvia Sidney
Gary Salt - Jack Nance
Doc Fallon - Elmer Kline
Pops - Royal Dano
Old Man in Pool Hall - Samuel Fuller
Barber - Lloyd Kino
Frank the News Vendor - Fox Harris
Chinese Laundress - Rose Wong
Lady in the Library - Liz Roberson
French Sailor - Jean-François Ferreol
Young Chinese Girl - Alison Hong
Chinese Girl in Fong's - Patricia Kong
Miss Cameron's Assistant - Lisa Lu
Bank Guard - Andrew Winner
Chinese Bouncer - Kenji Shibuya
Fong's Guard - James Quinn
Bartender in Cookies' Bar - Mark Anger
Police Projectionist - James Devney
Pool Room Attendant - Hank Worden
Neighborhood Kid - Christopher Day
Neighborhood Kid - Ciceley Rush
Man in Boardroom - Chris Alcaide
Man in Boardroom - Ben Breslauer
Man in Boardroom - James Brodhead
Man in Boardroom - John Hamilton
Man in Boardroom - John T. Spiotta
Man in Boardroom - Ross Thomas