The Maltese Falcon (1941) Poster


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Version of 

Target: Harry (1969)

Remade as 

The Jade Pussycat (1977)
Film is a remake of the vintage movie with John Holmes in the Humphrey Bogart role etc.

Edited into 

American Cinema: Film Noir (1995) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Casablanca: An Unlikely Classic (2012) (Video)
clips shown


Swing Your Lady (1938)
Poster is visible in the Archer murder scene.
Het verloren spel (1941)
Theater marquee displays title, just before Wilmer makes first appearance.

Referenced in 

Footsteps in the Dark (1941)
The black bird statuette is visible in Alan Hale's office
Breakdowns of 1941 (1941) (Short)
Blooper out-takes
Christmas in Connecticut (1945)
Sydney Greenstreet character is referred to as Fat Man.
Dead Reckoning (1947)
Bogart's character, Sam Spade in The Maltese Falcon (1941), says to Mary Astor's character (who killed his partner), "I'm gonna send you over" (for it), and in the same conversation, he says "When a man's partner is killed, he's supposed to do something about it". In Dead Reckoning (1947), Bogart's character, Rip Murdock, tells Lizabeth Scott's character (who, intending to kill him, kills someone else involved in the murder of his buddy), "You're going to fry, Dusty", and in the same conversation, he says "A guy's pal's killed, he oughta do something about it".
Dopey Dicks (1950) (Short)
private eye named "Sam Shovel" parodies "Sam Spade"
Stardust in Your Eyes (1953) (Short)
Slavin does impressions of both Peter Lorre and Sidney Greenstreet from "Maltese Falcon."
77 Sunset Strip: The Secret of Adam Cain (1959) (TV Episode)
Very similar plot; moreover, Berry Kroeger is consciously imitating Sydney Greenstreet.
The Dick Van Dyke Show: Hustling the Hustler (1962) (TV Episode)
Laura Petrie says she wants to watch The Maltese Falcon on TV
Danger Man: The Ubiquitous Mr. Lovegrove (1965) (TV Episode)
Francis de Wolff is doing an impression of Sydney Greenstreet as Kaspar Gutman in The Maltese Falcon. Several of his lines are in the Hammett style, and de Wolff delivers them in a good Greenstreet impression.
Get Smart: Casablanca (1966) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Max
The Monkees: Son of a Gypsy (1966) (TV Episode)
The plot concerns the Maltese Vulture.
Hogan's Heroes: Man in a Box (1968) (TV Episode)
Hogan describes Schultz as Sam Spade when Schultz is trailing him.
It Takes a Thief: Guess Who's Coming to Rio (1969) (TV Episode)
Bruno VeSota's character Demetrius and Aram Katcher's character Quiggs are homages to Sydney Greenstreet's character Kaspar Gutman, and Peter Lorre's character Joel Cairo. Demetrius and Quiggs have mannerisms, character traits, and occupations similar to their film counterparts.
Body Fever (1969)
This film is advertised on a marquee.
Big Jake (1971)
While John Fain opens the "money" box, Big Jake says: "That's the stuff the dreams are made of."
The Steagle (1971)
Gumshoe (1971)
Narrator in the trailer mentions the movie.
Play It Again, Sam (1972)
There is a poster for the film in Allan's apartment.
Pulp (1972)
Lookalikes of Bogey and Lorre mention the falcon.
The Streets of San Francisco: Pilot (1972) (TV Episode)
Gregory Praxas mentions movie by name
That Certain Summer (1972) (TV Movie)
Copy of the black bird is used as a gift.
Mary Tyler Moore: Put on a Happy Face (1973) (TV Episode)
Rhoda says she's going to a Humphrey Bogart marathon -- they're showing three films, including "The Maltese Falcon."
The Way We Were (1973)
When Katie talks about Yalta, J.J. refers to FDR as the Yaltese Falcon.
Kojak: Girl in the River (1973) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by 'The Answer Man' on the radio Stavros and Kojak listen to
Chinatown (1974)
Welcome Back, Kotter: Classroom Marriage (1975) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Kotter as something aired on the late late show
Adiós Amigo (1975)
I Wonder Who's Killing Her Now? (1975)
Clarice tells her attorney how she and Jordan imitated characters from this film.
Sherlock Holmes in New York (1976) (TV Movie)
Charlie's Angels: Angels at Sea (1977) (TV Episode)
Gorshin speaks several of the film's lines as Sydney Greenstreet's Kaspar Gutman character.
The Brady Bunch Variety Hour: Episode #1.5 (1977) (TV Episode)
Rich Little does an impression of Peter Lorre and demands Cindy to give him the Maltese Falcon.
China Cat (1978)
a statue of the Maltese Falcon is featured in China Cat
Charlie's Angels: Counterfeit Angels (1979) (TV Episode)
Bosley impersonates Sydney Greenstreet and calls Charlie 'Mr. Spade'
Mixed Blessings: Raising the Roof (1979) (TV Episode)
A Humphrey Bogart film where the characters are looking for a statue is mentioned
Serena: An Adult Fairytale (1979)
Actress China Leigh remarks, "It's time I gave her some of the stuff that dreams are made of."
Fade to Black (1980)
Poster is shown.
Champagne for Breakfast (1980)
Poster for film seen on wall.
Skin on Skin (1980)
Poster is shown.
Double Your Pleasure (1981)
A poster is visible.
Hammett (1982)
When Hammett sits down to look in his big dictionary, a Maltese falcon statuette is standing on a table next to him.
Blade Runner (1982)
Fame: And the Winner Is.... (1982) (TV Episode)
Bruno says Humphrey Bogart made a good Sam Spade
Mazes and Monsters (1982) (TV Movie)
A poster is in Jay Jay's dorm room.
Prisoner: Episode #1.265 (1982) (TV Episode)
Ian Mahoney takes Janet Conway to see the film.
Remington Steele: Steele Flying High (1983) (TV Episode)
References plot elements, dialogue. Mentions Sam Spade.
Remington Steele: Steele Away with Me: Part 1 (1983) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the dialogue.
This Girl for Hire (1983) (TV Movie)
Title mentioned by B.T. at Wolfe Macready's Hollywood Memorabilia shop
The A-Team: The Maltese Cow (1984) (TV Episode)
'Mack' Murdock talks like Sam Spade and repeatedly mentions the 'Maltese Cow.'
P'tit con (1984)
Magnum, P.I.: Dream a Little Dream (1984) (TV Episode)
Karen tells Magnum she can be his secretary like the blonde lady in the Maltese Falcon.
Riptide: Raiders of the Lost Sub (1984) (TV Episode)
One character introduces herself as 'Brigid O'Shaughnessy' and has a Maltese falcon statuette.
Sesión continua (1984)
The film is mentioned in a conversation.
Irreconcilable Differences (1984)
Poster in the Brodsky home
Remington Steele: Maltese Steele (1984) (TV Episode)
Steele obliquely references this movie while they follow a falcon across Malta. He says,"Do you know what we are doing, Laura? We're chasing a Maltese falcon. "
Remington Steele: Cast in Steele (1984) (TV Episode)
Steele compares the psychopath Peter Lorre played in this film to the one who may be trying to kill Virginia Mayo.
Hi-de-Hi!: Raffles (1984) (TV Episode)
When Ted mentions different actors who were in 'Casablanca', he mentions Sydney Greenstreet, and one of the twins points out he was in 'The Maltese Falcon' too.
Future Schlock (1984)
Alvin claims that the cops are "not exactly Spade or Marlowe."
Money Hunt: The Mystery of the Missing Link (1984) (Video)
"All it was missing was the Maltese Falcon."
Treasure: In Search of the Golden Horse (1984)
Elisha Cook's character hides the falcon under a map.
Murder, She Wrote: Tough Guys Don't Die (1985) (TV Episode)
Archie Miles is a play on the character Miles Archer from 'The Maltese Falcon'
Final Justice (1985)
Explorers (1985)
Wak imitates Humphrey Bogart and says, "The stuff that dreams are made of."
Too Close for Comfort: No Deposit, No Return (1985) (TV Episode)
Henry recites some of Bogart's dialogue from the film.
Kate & Allie: The Maltese Chotchke (1985) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the title.
Remington Steele: Steele, Inc. (1986) (TV Episode)
Mulch tells his branch detectives to go see the Maltese Falcon. The plot is also referenced on a separate occasion.
Jumpin' Jack Flash (1986)
Poster on the wall.
Sledge Hammer!: Play It Again Sledge (1987) (TV Episode)
A statue of a Maltese Falcon, just like the one from the 1941 version of the movie, is seen on Sledge''s desk.
Siskel & Ebert & the Movies: The Duxorcist/Walker/Manon of the Spring/The Dead (1987) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "The Dead" review.
Cannibal Hookers (1987)
Poster of Humphrey Bogart is shown in a store.
Brain Damage (1988)
Referenced in the scene in which Alymer's past is discussed.
Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
Eddie Valiant has a replica of the Falcon in his office.
Siskel & Ebert & the Movies: Who Framed Roger Rabbit/Aria/The Great Outdoors (1988) (TV Episode)
Roger Ebert mentions that Ted Turner has already shown a Colorized version of it.
Night Court: Educating Rhoda (1988) (TV Episode)
Title reference; lines quoted
Quantum Leap: Play It Again, Seymour - April 14, 1953 (1989) (TV Episode)
Sam says, "It's not gonna be Sam Spade, Philip Marlowe or Thomas Magnum."
Relentless (1989)
Poster seen in Todd Arthur's apartment.
Witchtrap (1989)
Sam Spade mentioned
Quest for Glory I: So You Want to Be a Hero (1989) (Video Game)
At the room of the brigand leader, when looking at the black bird statue, the game message says "Used to belong to Bogey" - presumably referring to Humphrey Bogart and the film "The Maltese Falcon".
Tiny Toon Adventures: Wake Up Call of the Wild (1990) (TV Episode)
Plucky has a "Maltese Falcon" poster in his bedroom.
Count Duckula: Private Beak (1990) (TV Episode)
Duckula is doing a comical impersonation of Sam Spade.
Quest for Glory II: Trial by Fire (1990) (Video Game)
When the hero steals the black bird statue, he wonders "Is this the stuff dreams are made of?" - a reference to the last line in the film.
L.A. Story (1991)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Pod People (1991) (TV Episode)
Crow: "We are the stuff dreams are made of."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Mighty Jack (1991) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Sam Spade's office!"
Cape Fear (1991)
Leigh refers to Sam Spade.
The Complete Citizen Kane (1991) (TV Movie)
William Alland mentions it. Also, photograph is shown.
Cool World (1992)
Stay Tuned (1992)
Raw Toonage: Bonkers in Space/Cro-Magnum PI/The Treasure of the Sierra Marsdre (1992) (TV Episode)
Cro-Magnum P.I. makes a pun on the title of the movie when he mentions that his latest case was that of the Maltese Dodo.
Batman: The Animated Series: Perchance to Dream (1992) (TV Episode)
Batman quotes the famous line "the stuff that dreams are made of."
Animaniakken: We're No Pigeons/Whistle Stop Mindy/Katie Ka-Boom: The Broken Date (1994) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the opening credits
Les cent et une nuits de Simon Cinéma (1995)
cited under its French name Le faucon maltais
Animaniakken: Deduces Wild/Rest in Piece/U.N. Me (1995) (TV Episode)
Yakko pulls the Maltese Falcon out of the bag of items he, Wakko, and Dot have found on their scavenger hunt.
Se7en (1995)
Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man: Noir Gang (1996) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name during Cornfed's case wrap-up.
Murder, She Wrote: Murder Among Friends (1996) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jessica.
Melrose Place: Crazy Love (1996) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Bogart: The Untold Story (1996) (TV Movie)
subtitle on clip
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Mole People (1997) (TV Episode)
Mike: "Sam Spade, archeologist."
Captain Simian & The Space Monkeys: The Maltese Monkey (1997) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Pinky and the Brain: Brain Noir (1997) (TV Episode)
Pinky mentions Sam Spade.
101 Dalmatians: The Series: The Maltese Chicken (1997) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Fallout: A Post-Nuclear Role-Playing Game (1997) (Video Game)
A bar in the game is called The Maltese Falcon
Flash Forward: Maltese Chicken (1997) (TV Episode)
Title reference
The Big Lebowski (1998)
Scene with poisoned drink recalls earlier film.
Where's Marlowe? (1998)
referenced in film
Homicide: Life on the Street: The Twenty Percent Solution (1998) (TV Episode)
Munch, while doing a Humphrey Bogart impersonation, refers to Miles Archer and Ruth Wonderly.
Man of the Century (1999)
Johnny says "When you're slapped, you'll take it and like it."
Homicide: Life on the Street: A Case of Do or Die (1999) (TV Episode)
One of the movies that Blowen ruined by shouting at the screen.
Saturday Night Live: Bill Murray/Lucinda Williams (1999) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by The Ladies Man during his cold opening
A Hora Mágica (1999)
Detective has to look for a mysterious statue.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Final Justice (1999) (TV Episode)
Crow refers to the Maltese people as "makers of falcons."
Diagnosis Murder: Bringing Up Barbie (1999) (TV Episode)
One of the three Humphrey Bogart movies Mark says he intends to watch.
The Longest Journey (1999) (Video Game)
The Best of Film Noir (1999) (Video)
Poster shown.
On the Edge of 'Blade Runner' (2000) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name.
The West Wing: In the Shadow of Two Gunmen: Part II (2000) (TV Episode)
C.J. sarcastically asks if Roger Becker thinks any of his films were as good as "The Maltese Falcon."
Dawson's Creek: Self Reliance (2000) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mr. Brooks.
Swordfish (2001)
The Breed (2001)
Max Payne (2001) (Video Game)
Who Is Cletis Tout? (2001)
Mentioned by Critical Jim.
Saturday Night Live: John Goodman/Ja Rule (2001) (TV Episode)
Poster on wall in Home Pregnancy test commercial
Saturday Night Live: Billy Bob Thornton/Creed (2001) (TV Episode)
Poster on wall in Home Pregnancy test commercial
Minority Report (2002)
Elisha Cook Jr's character wakes up and looks at the three main characters looking at him in the room with grim and determined faces as he knows he will be turned in, the same shot is use when John is caught by his coworkers in his ex-wife's house and looks at all three of their grim and determined faces.
Chaos (2002)
"We are the stuff dreams are made of."
The World of 'Minority Report': An Introduction (2002) (Video)
Mentioned by John Williams
The Singing Detective (2003)
Presence of the titular statuette.
The United States of Leland (2003)
Film title seen on theater's billboard, when Leland is in NYC during a flashback scene.
Without a Trace: Victory for Humanity (2003) (TV Episode)
This movie and its star, Humphrey Bogart, are mentioned in a conversation. The movie's principal character, Sam Spade, is alluded to in the same conversation.
The Animatrix (2003) (Video)
A Detective Story (2003) (Short)
The Fairly OddParents: Where's Wanda/Imaginary Gary (2003) (TV Episode)
A poster at the Movies Nite says "The Maltese Chicken"
Replay (2003)
Dialogue between Sam Spade and Wilmer is quoted.
NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service: High Seas (2003) (TV Episode)
mentioned in episode
Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
The black bird statue from "The Maltese Falcon" can be seen on a shelf in the Warner Bros. boardroom.
NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service: Minimum Security (2003) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as another film featuring Elisha Cook.
Biography: Humphrey Bogart (2003) (TV Episode)
Trailer used, film discussed
National Treasure (2004)
In the treasure room, a large statue of a falcon can be seen.
Charmed: Charmed Noir (2004) (TV Episode)
All the characters are after the Burmese Falcon, Sam Malone is mentioned and there's a shop called "Bogey's Apparel".
Anonymous Rex (2004) (TV Movie)
Dialogue references "a Maltese falcon."
Brick (2005)
In both movies, the protagonist says to the femme fatale following a moment of softness, "Now you are dangerous."
Veronica Mars: Weapons of Class Destruction (2005) (TV Episode)
"Well, that Maltese falcon is still eluding us."
Broken Flowers (2005)
Don mentions Sam Spade.
Les poupées russes (2005)
"Celia is the stuff dreams are made of."
Bowser Makes a Movie (2005)
Example of film noir listed on the chalkboard.
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Commercial Parodies (2005) (TV Special)
A movie poster can be seen in the background of the EPT commercial
Hoot (2006)
"That is the stuff that food and beverage industry legends are made of."
Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (2006)
"It's the stuff dreams are made of."
Joey: Joey and the Critic (2006) (TV Episode)
Jimmy mentions it in the office.
Shock to the System (2006)
Detective looks at replica of the Maltese Falcon.
Monk: Mr. Monk, Private Eye (2006) (TV Episode)
When Stottlemeyer and Disher first walk into Monk's new office, Stottlemeyer says with a Humphrey Bogart-style accent, "I'm looking for Sam Spade."
The Hottest State (2006)
"the stuff that dreams are made of"
Flushed Away (2006)
Roddy's DVD collection includes "The Maltese Budgie."
Corner Gas: Blog River (2006) (TV Episode)
Wanda talks Oscar into throwing the horseshoes match by saying, "You're taking the fall for Thursby ... I was getting a little worked up."
Veronica Mars: Hi, Infidelity (2006) (TV Episode)
Seen on a marquee at the Noir fest that Keith Mars attends.
Zodiac (2007)
It is mentioned in a book about cinema.
The Midgard Serpent (2007) (Short)
The main character is a fan of the film.
D-I-M, Deus in Machina (2007) (Short)
Lutz quotes the film. ("The stuff dreams are made of").
Sands of Oblivion (2007) (TV Movie)
Maltese Falcon replica is talked about.
Act of Violence: Dealing with the Devil (2007) (Video)
Alain Silver mentions Mary Astor and this film.
The Game Plan (2007)
"This is the stuff that legends are made of."
Behind the Riverside (2007) (Video)
Sam Spade is mentioned.
Youth Without Youth (2007)
After they arrive in Malta, Veronica asks Dominic what kind of birds there are in Malta. Dominic says there's the Maltese Falcon.
Dangerous Days: Making Blade Runner (2007) (Video)
Title is mentioned.
Thou Shalt Not: Sex, Sin and Censorship in Pre-Code Hollywood (2008) (TV Movie)
One-sheet poster shown.
Patiently Wasting (2008) (Short)
Dark Reel (2008)
"This is the stuff of dreams."
NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service: Capitol Offense (2008) (TV Episode)
DiNozzo: "It's a Smith & Wesson .32 kit... just like the 'gat' Bogie was packing at the Maltese Falcon" Then, in a Humphrey Bogart impression, he continues, "It's the stuff... dreams are made of."
The Maltese Murder Mystery (2008)
Inspiration for lead character's last name, and consequently, the title.
Hollywood Mouth (2008)
Mentioned by Berlyn.
TEDTalks: Adam Savage's Obsessions (2009) (TV Episode)
Prop discussed
General Hospital: Episode #1.11827 (2009) (TV Episode)
Sam Spade mentioned
Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 1 - Launch of the Screaming Narwhal (2009) (Video Game)
D'Oro: "It's the stuff that dreams are made of! Porcelain dreams!"
Bollywood Hero: Episode #1.2 (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Chris Kattan
The Simpsons: Homer the Whopper (2009) (TV Episode)
A comic book store is called "The Maltese Vulcan."
90210: Women's Intuition (2009) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Sasha
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.156 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "Bogey Men"
Jeopardy!: Million Dollar Celebrity Invitational Semifinal 2 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,600 clue in the category "Directors' First Features"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.154 (2010) (TV Episode)
Reference in a $500 question
RiffTrax Live: Reefer Madness (2010) (Video)
Bill: "I'll go see what Sam Spade has to say."
Leverage: The Rashomon Job (2010) (TV Episode)
There is a Mr. Gutman who manipulates people to steal artifacts for him.
Mafia II (2010) (Video Game)
There is a restaurant in the game, called The Maltese Falcon.
Megamind (2010)
statuette in Megamind's treasure room
Post Mortem with Mick Garris: Frank Darabont (2010) (TV Episode)
Darabont says this movie is a great remake
Fringe: Amber 31422 (2010) (TV Episode)
"Something that dreams are made of"
The Guard (2011)
Sergeant Gerry Boyle: "Like the fat man said, if you have to be careful not to drink too much, it's because you're not to be trusted when you do. " Reference to Syndey Greenstreet's character/quote.
Professional Courtesy (2011) (Short)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Castle: Slice of Death (2011) (TV Episode)
"Sam Spade" is used as a code word by a drug ring, and Monica mentions the film by name.
L.A. Noire (2011) (Video Game)
One of the 50 gold film reels you can find.
The Young and the Restless: Cane's Lost Letter Reveals a Shocking Truth (2011) (TV Episode)
One of the DVDs Sofia collects for Lily.
General Hospital: Episode #1.12346 (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Anthony
Castle: The Blue Butterfly (2012) (TV Episode)
At the end of the episode, Castle refers to the blue diamond, a fake diamond necklace, as the stuff that dreams are made of. This is the same line that Humphrey Bogart improvised when describing the fake black bird at the end of The Maltese Falcon.
Elfie Hopkins (2012)
Mentioned in dialogue
Pretty Little Liars: Stolen Kisses (2012) (TV Episode)
title visible on the poster for the Rosewood Film Noir Festival
White Collar: Parting Shots (2012) (TV Episode)
Mozzie (about Neal): "Man's got something on his mind beside his hat."
General Hospital: Episode #1.12689 (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Maxie
The Bloor Hot Docs Cinema (2012) (Short)
A poster is shown.
Warehouse 13: The Big Snag (2013) (TV Episode)
Quoted in dialogue
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Frame by Frame (2013) (TV Episode)
D.B. Russell recalls Humphrey Bogart who played the principal character in that film, and all other characters lying to him.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The Ebony Falcon (2014) (TV Episode)
Title reference
American Dad!: She Swill Survive (2014) (TV Episode)
"Maltese Beagle"
TCM: Twenty Classic Moments (2014) (TV Movie)
discussed in Hugh Hefner's "Guest Programmer" clips, stills shown
How to Write Love (2014)
Still seen
Major Crimes: Frozen Assets (2014) (TV Episode)
Features a dead dog named Falcon, who was a Maltese, allowing characters to mention "The Maltese, Falcon."
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Star Lord mentions it
Cinemadonna: Shanghai Surprise (2014) (TV Episode)
Comparison made between the plots of the two films
A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014)
TJ says that a good detective should have a name with flavor like Sam Spade or Philip Marlowe.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Ren & Stimpy: Fire Dogs (2014) (TV Episode)
"...specifically from his rant at the end of The Maltese Falcon."
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Beach House (2015) (TV Episode)
"It was the stuff drumps are made of"
DVD-R Hell: Tequila and Bonetti: Street Dogs (2015) (TV Episode)
When Sam Spade is mentioned, Brad hopes Tequila and Bonetti takes place in the same universe as The Maltese Falcon.
Tellement Gay! Homosexualité et pop culture: Inside (2015) (TV Episode)
Picture shown and mentioned by name
Five Bullets, Five Names (2015) (Short)
In the final scene, there is a Maltese Falcon on the desk.
Mr. Church (2016)
Mr. Church says, that The Maltese Falcon is his favorite movie.
Weekdays (2016) (Short)
"Spade and Archer" door sign reference
Archer: Deadly Velvet: Part 1 (2016) (TV Episode)
Lana attempts to beat Archer with a Maltese Falcon prop while they fight in Veronica Deane's room.
Archer: Deadly Velvet: Part 2 (2016) (TV Episode)
A Maltese Falcon statuette is seen in a dressing room.
Beyond the Gates (2016)
A replica of the Maltese Falcon sits on the desk at the video store.
Mike and Mike in the Morning: Episode dated 26 October 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike Greenberg
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.63 (2016) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Directors on Film" category
Sun Records: Never Better (2017) (TV Episode)
Johnny Cash is asked if his girlfriend has Sam Spade watching his every move.
Five Came Back: The Mission Begins (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as John Huston's acclaimed directorial debut, with movie poster and images shown.
Hit or Miss (2017) (Short)
Competition guidelines
Angie Tribeca: License to Drill (2017) (TV Episode)
Geils tells the femme fatale that she may want the other kind of detective, "the one with the drinking problem and the colorful inner monologue."
Vision Éternel: Pièce No. Trois (2017) (Short)
Influenced by John Huston's direction and by Arthur Edeson's film noir cinematography
Révolution VHS (2017) (TV Movie)
Video cover is shown in archive footage
The Andrew Klavan Show: The Jimmy Kimmel Party (2017) (TV Episode)
Klavan mentions the movie when discussing Elisha Cook Jr.
Strapped for Danger (2017)
Mentioned in conversation between characters.
Trouble Is My Business (2018)
Gutman's story and the priceless object reference
The Americans: Rififi (2018) (TV Episode)
Movie times shown outside the theater
The Great Detectives of Old Time Radio: Rocky Jordan: The Case of the Sleepy Camel (2018) (TV Episode)
Adam Graham mentions the movie in re Sydney Greenstreet.
Hollywood Mouth 3 (2018)
Poster (for French release) is shown.
Baywatch Nights: Pitch Pilot (TV Episode)
Mitch explains how the movie inspired him to become a private eye.

Featured in 

Hollywood: The Great Stars (1963) (TV Movie)
Bogart in a scene with Peter Lorre and Syndney Greenstreet
Hollywood and the Stars: The Man Called Bogart (1963) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Minnie and Moskowitz (1971)
Moskowitz goes to see the movie.
Incubus (1982)
The 58th Annual Academy Awards (1986) (TV Special)
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
Siskel & Ebert & the Movies: Colorizing: Hollywood's New Vandalism (1986) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown. Roger Ebert cites it as a movie about to be colorized.
Words (1987) (Short)
Clips shown
John Huston: The Man, the Movies, the Maverick (1988)
Bogart scenes with Astor and Greenstreet.
The Siskel & Ebert 500th Anniversary Special (1989) (TV Movie)
Clip is shown. Roger Ebert talks about seeing it for the first time.
Stay Tuned (1992)
Clean Slate (1994)
Plays on TV in Pogue's loft.
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
Siskel & Ebert & the Movies: Villains: So Bad, They're Good (1995) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown spotlighting Kasper Gutman.
The Celluloid Closet (1995)
Spade meets Cairo.
American Cinema: Film Noir (1995) (TV Episode)
Clip shown
Bogart: The Untold Story (1996) (TV Movie)
clips with Mary Astor and others
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: America's Greatest Movies (1998) (TV Special)
The Maltese Falcon is #23.
Glorious Technicolor (1998) (TV Movie)
Clip shown
The Best of Film Noir (1999) (Video)
Clips shown.
Becoming Attractions: The Trailers of Humphrey Bogart (2000) (TV Movie)
The theatrical trailer is shown.
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies (2001) (TV Special)
The Maltese Falcon is #26.
Pulp Cinema (2001) (Video)
Clips shown.
TCM Guest Programmer: Hugh Hefner (2005) (TV Episode)
One of the five films selected by the co-host
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movie Quotes: America's Greatest Quips, Comebacks and Catchphrases (2005) (TV Special)
The #14 movie quote is "The stuff that dreams are made of."
Film Noir: Bringing Darkness to Light (2006) (Video)
Clips shown.
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: 10th Anniversary Edition (2007) (TV Movie)
The Maltese Falcon is #31.
The Brothers Warner (2007) (TV Movie)
film clip
AFI's 10 Top 10: America's 10 Greatest Films in 10 Classic Genres (2008) (TV Movie)
The Maltese Falcon is the #6 mystery film.
Cinema's Exiles: From Hitler to Hollywood (2009) (TV Movie)
Clips shown.
The Rules of Film Noir (2009) (TV Movie)
Clips shown and discussed
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Cop Out/The Crazies/A Prophet (2010) (TV Episode)
Worst Best Picture nominee.
American Grindhouse (2010)
Footage of this movie is shown.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Best of the Worst in Movies - Part 1 (2010) (TV Episode)
The Best of the Worst segment: Best Picture
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Robin Hood/Letters to Juliet/Just Wright (2010) (TV Episode)
Michael Caine's pick for his #5 favorite film
These Amazing Shadows (2011)
Clips from this film are shown in These Amazing Shadows.
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: The Hollywood Dream (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: Post-War Cinema (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Vito (2011)
Clips featured.
Hollywood et les hommes (2013)
Clips featured
WatchMojo: Top 10 Key Movie Plot Motivators (2014) (TV Episode)
The Maltese Falcon is #8.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Directorial Debuts in Film (2014) (TV Episode)
John Huston is #5 for making his directorial debut with The Maltese Falcon.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies of the 1940s (2014) (TV Episode)
The Maltese Falcon is #4.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Film Noirs (2014) (TV Episode)
The Maltese Falcon is #1.
La Saga Warner (2014)
Clips shown
Buried (2014)
Clips shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Serious Slaps in Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Take It and Like It is #9.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Murder Mystery Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
The Maltese Falcon is #1.
Five Came Back: The Mission Begins (2017) (TV Episode)
Clips shown

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Perry Mason: The Case of the Capering Camera (1964) (TV Episode)
Perry picks up and examines what looks to be a statue of the Maltese Falcon.
The Addams Family: Thing Is Missing (1965) (TV Episode)
Sam Diamond is a spoof of Sam Spade.
Honey West: How Brillig, O, Beamish Boy (1966) (TV Episode)
John McGiver plays a gruff-voiced, loquacious crime boss referred to as "The Fat Man" and Howard Dayton plays a neurotic character who seems to be a cross between Wilmer Cook and Joel Cairo.
Get Smart: Maxwell Smart, Private Eye (1967) (TV Episode)
Max imitates Sam Spade; Mr. Sidney and Mr. Peter are parodies of Peter Lorre and Sidney Greenstreet's characters.
The Avengers: Legacy of Death (1968) (TV Episode)
The characters of Sidney Street and Humbert Green are a spoof of Syndey Greenstreet and Peter Lorre's characters from The Maltese Falcon (1941). Here, Street and Green are after the Falcon Dagger.
Get Smart: Tequila Mockingbird (1969) (TV Episode)
Dietrick imitates Sidney Greenstreet's character from the film; the search for a statue of a bird
Scooby Doo, Where Are You!: That's Snow Ghost (1970) (TV Episode)
Messrs. Greenway and Leech are modeled on Sydney Greenstreet and Peter Lorre from this movie
The Maltese Asparagus (1970)
Title and main character parody.
The Ghost Busters: The Maltese Monkey (1975) (TV Episode)
The Fat Man and Rabbit are spoofs on Greenstreet and Lorre's characters, here seeking the Maltese Monkey.
The Black Bird (1975)
Lee Patrick and Elisha cook reprise their roles.
Murder by Death (1976)
The character Sam Diamond is a spoof of Sam Spade.
Take Off (1978)
At the Blue Falcon (a club): A Bogie parody character asks where his bird is. He says, "That's the stuff that dreams are made of." He reads "The Maltese Falcon."
Dixie Ray Hollywood Star (1983)
Actor John Leslie mentions, "... the stuff wet dreams are made of".
Blonde Heat (The Case of the Maltese Dildo) (1985)
This is a spoof on this film.
Mathnet: The Mystery of the Maltese Pigeon (1987) (TV Episode)
spoofed extensively
Hollywood Shuffle (1987)
The character of Sam Ace is a spoof of Sam Spade.
The Real Ghost Busters: The Long, Long, Long, etc. Goodbye (1987) (TV Episode)
Phillip Spade is a spoof of Bogart's character Sam Spade from this movie.
Star Trek: The Next Generation: The Big Goodbye (1988) (TV Episode)
Cyrus Redblock was based on the character of "Kasper Gutman", played by Sydney Greenstreet, and Felix Leech was based on Peter Lorre's "Joel Cairo".
Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers: Adventures in Squirrelsitting (1989) (TV Episode)
Fat Cat steals the Maltese Mouse, which looks like the idol in the movie.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Maltese Hamster (1989) (TV Episode)
The title spoofs the film.
Mama's Family: The Big Nap (1990) (TV Episode)
In the dream sequence, Iola's Miss Neighborly character spoofs Mary Astor's Miss Wonderly
The Maltese Phallus (1990)
Porn spoof of 1940's mystery.
Phil Collins: I Wish It Would Rain Down (1990) (Video)
Phil Collins discover the falcon and gets shot by a Sam Spade character
Animaniakken: This Pun for Hire/Star Truck/Go Fish/Multiplication (1995) (TV Episode)
Spoofed un the "This Pun for Hire" segment.
Smoke Me (1997) (Video)
Porn parody, swapping out the falcon for a cigar spiced by an aphrodisiac.
The Smelly Mystery: Little Monster Private Eye (1997) (Video Game)
"The Maltese Croonie will be mine!"
Good Eats: The Art of Darkness (1999) (TV Episode)
The segment title "The Maltese Muffin" is another title riff. (If you really want to stretch things, "Muffin" could be a play on "McGuffin" which is, of course, what the titular object is in the movie.)
The Maltese Student (2004) (Short)
It is the basis of the film in a different context
A Prairie Home Companion (2006)
Guy Noir is a parody of Sam Spade.
42nd Street Forever: XXX-Treme Special Edition (2007) (Video)
The U.S. theatrical trailer for 'Blonde Heat (formerly "The Maltese Dildo")' spoofs this film.
Batman: The Brave and the Bold: Night of the Huntress! (2009) (TV Episode)
Babyface quotes "the stuff that dreams are made of" line from this movie.
Futurama: Law and Oracle (2011) (TV Episode)
Bender wants to steal the Maltese Liquor.
Flashback (2011)
Food stand at theme park called The Malted Falcon.
The Marble Elephant (2013) (Short)
The Marble Elephant is a direct parody of The Maltese Falcon.
16mm: The Continuing Story of Ssgt. Raymond Shaw (2014) (Short)
The film noir style section.

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