During the Spanish Civil War, a republican courier travels to England to try and buy coal. He meets with an amount of local hostility, while his life is at risk from those on the fascist side. Support comes from an unlikely if attractive quarter. Written by
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Did You Know?
This is famously the movie where Howard Hawks
said Lauren Bacall
let her voice get high again, and as a result no one liked her in it. Curiously enough there is no sign of this in the actual movie. If no one liked her in it maybe she was just miscast as an Englishwoman. See more
In a scene late in the film, where Lauren Bacall and Charles Boyer are driving in the car, one angle shows a two-tone steering wheel (amber on top, ivory on the bottom/grip side); but in the next shot, a closeup on the steering wheel, the entire steering wheel is ivory. See more
Oh, don't be an ass.
Referenced in Jeopardy!: Episode #26.116
Too Marvelous for Words
Music by Richard A. Whiting
Played on the piano at the road house See more