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9th June 1982
1h 38m
Wim Wenders
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Hammett is a 1982 Drama Thriller film released on 9th June; Wim Wenders directed the film which stars David Patrick Kelly, Peter Boyle, and R. G. Armstrong.


Chinatown, San Francisco, 1928. Former private detective Dashiell Hammett, a compulsive drinker with tuberculosis who writes pulp fiction for a living, receives an unexpected visit from an old friend asking for help.

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Cast (37)

David Patrick Kelly's profile David Patrick Kelly
Age at Filming ≈ 30
Peter Boyle's profile Peter Boyle
Age at Filming ≈ 46
R. G. Armstrong's profile R. G. Armstrong
Age at Filming ≈ 64
Marilu Henner's profile Marilu Henner
Age at Filming ≈ 29
Elisha Cook Jr.'s profile Elisha Cook Jr.
Age at Filming ≈ 78
Frederic Forrest's profile Frederic Forrest
Age at Filming ≈ 45
Royal Dano's profile Royal Dano
Age at Filming ≈ 59
Richard Bradford's profile Richard Bradford
Age at Filming ≈ 44
Hank Worden's profile Hank Worden
Age at Filming ≈ 80
Jack Nance's profile Jack Nance
Age at Filming ≈ 38
Roy Kinnear's profile Roy Kinnear
Age at Filming ≈ 47
Sylvia Sidney's profile Sylvia Sidney
Age at Filming ≈ 71
Lisa Lu's profile Lisa Lu
Age at Filming ≈ 54
Lloyd Kino's profile Lloyd Kino
Age at Filming ≈ 62
Samuel Fuller
Age at Filming ≈ 69
Fox Harris
Age at Filming ≈ 45
Michael Chow's profile Michael Chow
Age at Filming ≈ 42
Ross Thomas's profile Ross Thomas
Age at Filming ≈ 0
James Brodhead
Age at Filming ≈ 49
Chris Alcaide
Age at Filming ≈ 58
Lydia Lei
Age at Filming ≈ 29

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Hammett FAQ

When was Hammett released?

Hammett was released 42 years ago, on Wednesday June 9th, 1982.

Is Hammett on Netflix?

No, Hammett is not currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is Hammett on Amazon Prime?

No, Hammett is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is Hammett on Disney Plus?

No, Hammett is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States