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Joel Cairo (Character)
from The Maltese Falcon (1941)

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The Maltese Falcon -- Sam Spade, a private detective, gets involved in a murderous hunt for a valuable statuette.

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Alternate Names:
Anthony Travers / Dr. Joel Cairo


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  1. The Maltese Falcon (1941) Played by Peter Lorre

  2. Satan Met a Lady (1936) Played by Arthur Treacher (as Anthony Travers)
    ... aka "Men on Her Mind" - USA (informal title)
  3. The Maltese Falcon (1931) Played by Otto Matieson (as Dr. Joel Cairo)
    ... aka "Dangerous Female" - USA (TV title)
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  1. Heroes of Horror (2001) (TV) Played by Peter Lorre

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From The Maltese Falcon (1941)
Joel Cairo: I am prepared to pay five thousand dollars for the figure's return. Do you have it?
Sam Spade: No.
Joel Cairo: But if it isn't here, why did you risk serious injury to prevent my searching for it?
Sam Spade: Why should I sit around here and let people come in and stick me up?
Joel Cairo: But certainly it is only natural that I try to save the owner such a considerable expense if possible.
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