Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
Marlowe Movie Poster: The face of Philip Marlowe looms in the upper right-hand corner, next to an image of the Cabana Club; the faces of six other major characters from the film appear smaller and along the left side, while the title appears to the right

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Violence, drugs in slick, cynical private-eye story.

R 2023 110 minutes

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It was absolutely the worst movie ever. I feel sorry for Liam.

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Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
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