Mrs. Grayle: You know, this'll be the first time I've ever killed anyone I knew so little and liked so well. What's your name? Philip Marlowe: Philip for short. Mrs. Grayle: Philip. Philip Marlowe. A name for a duke. You're just a nice mug.
John Paxton (1911–1985), U.S. screenwriter, and Edward Dmytryk. Mrs. Grayle (Claire Trevor) and Philip Marlowe (Dick Powell), Murder, My Sweet, while she has private eye Philip Marlowe at gunpoint (1944).