Fishermen Jonah Goodwin and Olaf Johnson are confronted by gangster Harold Goff who tries to extort "boat protection" money out of the two men. Afraid to go to the law, the two men decide to take matters into their own hands after Goff falls in love with Jonah's daughter Stella. Written by
Jim Beaver <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
was originally chosen to play Harold Goff. However, Ida Lupino
had just finished shooting They Drive by Night
and High Sierra
with Bogart, and they had not gotten along. Lupino protested, and because she'd had a bigger name than Bogart at the time, she got her way, forcing an angry Bogart to shoot off a telegram to Jack L. Warner
asking, "When did Ida Lupino start casting films at your studio?" See more
A man with the brain of a bank president!
Featured in The John Garfield Story
"Concert in the Park"
Written by Cliff Friend
and Dave Franklin
Played in the bar at the beginning
Also played when Jonah and Olaf discuss moving the boat to Gravesend Bay
Also played at the end See more