Garfield gives one of his fiercest performances in his last film role in this film noir made in the shadow of the communist witch-hunts.
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Humphrey Bogart in ‘Dead Reckoning’ on Amazon Prime Video
Any resemblance between Dead Reckoning (1947) and classic hard-boiled Humphrey Bogart classics The Maltese Falcon and The Big Sleep is anything but coincidental (“A guy’s buddy gets killed, he oughta do something about it,” Bogie explains in an line from the Sam Spade playbook) in this murder mystery of deception and double crosses. Narrating in […]