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Starring Gerald Mohr and starting with the famous lines, "Get this and get it straight! Crime is a sucker's road and those who travel it wind up in the gutter, the prison or the grave." The Adventures of Philip Marlowe runs about 25 minutes without commercials. You can listen to this blast from the past in MP3 format for free at the link below.
The Adventures of Philip Marlowe - The Fifth Mask (September 8, 1950)
Noir quote of the week
"General Sternwood: "You knew him too?"
Marlowe: "Yes, in the old days, when he used to run rum out of Mexico and I was on the other side. We used to swap shots between drinks, or drinks between shots, whichever you like."
The Big Sleep (1946)