1 hr. 58 min.
In this adaptation of the Graham Greene novel, set during the Spanish Civil War of the 1930s, Luis Denard (Charles Boyer) is a Spanish secret agent on a counter-fascist mission to London. He is endeavoring to keep British merchants from selling fuel supplies to enemy factions. When Denard seeks to outmaneuver double agents Contreras (Peter Lorre) and Mrs. Melandez (Katina Paxinou), and is nearly killed, English beauty Rose Cullen (Lauren Bacall) offers her assistance.
Director: Herman Shumlin