A Navy engineer, returning to the U.S. with his wife from a conference, finds himself pursued by Nazi agents, who are out to kill him. Without a word to his wife, he flees the hotel the couple is staying in and boards a ship, only to find, after the ship sails, that the agents have followed him.
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Welles and Del Rio together! as Terror Man vs. Leopard Woman--for possession of a mysterious stranger in the powder-keg Middle East...a man with a military secret worth more than his love and his life!...It's menace melodrama thrilled with mighty mystery and suspense...SEE IT!
Did You Know?
For Joseph Cotton, being cast in the lead was rare. "Journey into Fear" was one of the few times his name was top of the cast. See more
Near the end of the movie, Joseph Cotten is seen walking in the rain and entering a hotel. When he walks up to the front desk his suit looks hardly touched by the rain. However, in the next scene, when he enters his wife's room his suit is drenched. See more
Gogo will do it.
I will not have to tell Gogo anything about you. Gogo will play cards with him.
Will Gogo ask him?
I will tell Gogo that I saw this man open a wallet with a lot of money in it. Gogo will see that he plays cards. You don't know Gogo.
In 2005 an alternate cut was shown at the Welles film retrospective in Locarno, Switzerland. It was the original European release print, lacking the narration and ending of the US version but including about eight minutes of footage later deleted by RKO, reportedly for political and censorship reasons. This alternate version, assembled by Stefan Droessler of the Munich Filmmuseum, was shown at the Museum of Modern Art on Sat, Nov 21, 2015 See more
Three Little Words
Music by Harry Ruby
Lyrics by Bert Kalmar See more