Written by:Raymond Chandler (Novel), William Faulkner (Screenplay), Leigh Brackett (Screenplay), Jules Furthman (Screenplay)
Script Synopsis:Private Investigator Philip Marlowe is hired by wealthy General Sternwood regarding a matter involving his youngest daughter Carmen. Before the complex case is over, Marlowe sees murder, blackmail, deception, and what might be love.
The Big Sleep Script Resources:*4520
- The Big Sleep Script PDF - 1944 at The Script Savant
- The Big Sleep Script PDF - 1944 draft at The Daily Script
- The Big Sleep Script PDF - at Script Fly ($)
- The Big Sleep Transcript at archive.org
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- The Big Sleep ( tt0038355 ) at IMDb
- The Big Sleep ( 910 ) at TheMovieDB.org