Lady in the Lake (1946) Movie poster and book cover compared.

Lady in the Lake

Robert Montgomery, 1946

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The Lady in the Lake
Raymond Chandler, 1943

Lady in the Lake is a movie directed by Robert Montgomery in 1946 and based on the book The Lady in the Lake by Raymond Chandler, first published in 1943. The movie features Robert Montgomery, Audrey Totter, Lloyd Nolan, Tom Tully, Leon Ames, Jayne Meadows, and others.

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“The book is better than the movie”

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RATING

6.5

/ 10

Movie Poster: Lady in the Lake (Robert Montgomery, 1946)

8.1

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Book Cover: The Lady in the Lake (Raymond Chandler, 1943)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of The Lady in the Lake, the 1943 book by Raymond Chandler.

The Lady in the Lake

Read by: Toby Stephens

Storyline

A publisher hires Phillip Marlowe to track down his wife, who is rumored to have fled to Mexico. But as soon as someone is killed, the matter gets considerably more complicated. The private investigator gets entangled in a murder soon after.

Movie vs Book

Poster of Lady in the Lake, the 1946 movie by Robert Montgomery

Year

1946

Minutes

105

Movie Rate

6.50

Source: IMDb

Movie

Lady in the Lake

Country: USA

Year: 1946

Length: 1h45m

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Cover of The Lady in the Lake, the 1943 book by Raymond Chandler

Year

1943

Pages

266

Book Rate

8.14

S: Goodreads

Book

The Lady in the Lake

Country: USA

First published in: 1943

Length: 266 pages

Genre: Fiction

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Cover of The Lady in the Lake, the 1943 book by Raymond Chandler

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