PG | | Drama, Romance, War
In Casablanca in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate encounters a former lover, with unforeseen complications.
Prior to the film's release, gossip items circulated that Humphrey Bogart was taking Swedish lessons from Ingrid Bergman and that Paul Henreid had adopted his father's gardener's two daughters, refugees from Europe. Neither story, as it happens, was true.
With the coming of the Second World War, many eyes in imprisoned Europe turned hopefully, or desperately, toward the freedom of the Americas. Lisbon became the great embarkation point. But, not everybody could get to Lisbon directly, and so a ...
French officer: To ...
When Rick and Ilsa are listening to the sound of German guns out the window in Paris, Rick comments that they are from the "New German 77s". Actually, the German Army used a 77 mm. field gun in World War I, not World War II. Other sources claim that the script change was made from the original "88s", on the basis of a War Dept request, to avoided tipping off the Germans as to America's awareness of the new weapon.
English, French, German, Italian
$181,494 (USA) (12 April 1992)
$1,024,560 (USA) (16 November 2017)
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