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The Petrified Forest

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 23 min.

Plot Summary
In this film adaptation of the Robert E. Sherwood play, a drifter, a waitress and a notorious gangster cross paths in the Petrified Forest region of Arizona. Alan (Leslie Howard), a destitute writer, goes into the diner where Gabrielle (Bette Davis) works. Gabrielle dreams of studying art, and she and Alan connect as they talk about Europe and she tells him her ambitions. But gangster Duke Mantee (Humphrey Bogart) shows up and takes the customers hostage.

Cast: Leslie Howard , Bette Davis , Humphrey Bogart , Dick Foran , Genevieve Tobin , Charley Grapewin , Porter Hall ,

Director: Archie Mayo

Genres: Drama

The Petrified Forest (1936)

Release Date: January 1st, 1936|1 hr. 23 min.

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