Released Date
January 23, 1943
Distributor
Warner Bros.
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG
Budget
$950,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$4,108,411 + $267,876 = $4,376,287
1915-1982

Ingrid Bergman

as Ilsa Lund

1899-1957

Humphrey Bogart

as Rick Blaine

1889-1967

Claude Rains

as Captain Louis Renault

1879-1954

Sydney Greenstreet

as Signor Ferrari

1904-1964

Peter Lorre

as Signor Ugarte

1893-1943

Conrad Veidt

as Major Heinrich Strasser

1908-1992

Paul Henreid

as Victor Laszlo

About Casablanca

A cynical expatriate American cafe owner struggles to decide whether or not to help his former lover and her fugitive husband escape the Nazis in French Morocco.

About

Iconic film consistently ranked near the top of lists of the greatest films in history thanks to what is often called the best screenplay ever written. Humphrey Bogart stars as an American expatriate who must decide between his ex-lover and helping her and her fugitive husband escape French Morocco.

Trivia

The screenplay was written by Julius J. Epstein, Philip G. Epstein and Howard Koch. The movie is directed by Michael Curtiz and it is based on Murray Burnett and Joan Alison's unproduced stage play Everybody Comes to Rick's. It won the Academy Awards for Best Picture, Best Director and Best Adapted Screenplay.