Fun Fact: Both halves are great it's just that children lose interest when a man isn't screaming in their face.
A great twisty Noir featuring fantastic performances across the board. Mitchum might have been "too old" to play Philip Marlowe but his interpretation is stellar. Absolutely loved this one from the look and sound to the overall mystery.
Always nice to discover a enthralling detective story, and this is up there with the greats.