Vincent Van Der Lyn, a Dutch freedom fighter in WWII, is forced to neutral Lisbon to escape the Nazis. There he meets a small band of underground conspirators. The group's leader, Ricardo Quintanilla, knows that one of their number is spying for the Nazis, and needs Van Der Lyn to help identify the traitor.
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Did You Know?
This film has many tangential connections to Casablanca
(1942) besides its plot line of anti-Nazi intrigue. It features Paul Henreid
, Sydney Greenstreet
and Peter Lorre
, who all appeared in "Casablanca". Behind the scenes, the film features music by Max Steiner
and cinematography by Arthur Edeson
, who both worked on "Casablanca". Like "Casablanca", it was produced by Warner Bros. It also features Hedy Lamarr
, who was originally considered for the role of "Ilsa", which was eventually played by Ingrid Bergman
. Lamar had also previously appeared in Algiers
(1938), which also had a plot line similar to "Casablanca". See more
When the first conspirator is shot in an alley, a policeman identifies the dead man's gun as "7.63 Luger." Lugers are 7.65 mm; the 7.63 is a Mauser, of a different cartridge length. They don't look alike. See more
Irene Von Mohr
Hugo, you're late. Did something happen?
Hugo Von Mohr
You're always so curious and so beautiful.
Referenced in Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life
The Blue Danube Waltz, Opus 314
Written by Johann Strauss
Played in the German Legation See more