Dark Passage Overview:

Dark Passage (1947) was a Film Noir - Thriller/Suspense Film directed by Delmer Daves and produced by Jack L. Warner and Jerry Wald.

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Film Noir Review: Dark Passage (1947) Is Bogie & Bacall’s Unsung Classic

By Danilo Castro on May 29, 2019 From Classic Movie Hub Blog

?It’s wonderful when guys like you lose out. Makes guys like me think maybe we got a chance in this world.? Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall remain one of the most famous couples in Hollywood history. Between the former?s gruff cynicism and the latter?s razor-sharp wit, they were an ideal ... Read full article


Prisioneiro do Passado / Dark Passage (1947)

By L? on Dec 5, 2016 From Critica Retro

Prisioneiro do Passado / Dark Passage (1947) Bogie e Bacall, juntos novamente, na vida e nas telas. O belo e talentoso casal fez quatro filmes juntos, e o noir “Prisioneiro do Passado” ? o terceiro deles. N?o ? t?o rom?ntico e cheio de flertes quanto “Uma Aventura na Martini... Read full article


Warner Archive Blu-ray: Bogie and Bacall in Dark Passage (1947)

By KC on Jul 8, 2016 From Classic Movies

The four film partnership between Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall worked because the growing affection they felt for each other off-screen translated so well to the characters they played. That love is most evident in Dark Passage (1947), which despite all its bitterness and hard edges is also an ... Read full article


THE 1947 BLOGATHON: DARK PASSAGE

By Crystal Kalyana on Jul 14, 2015 From In The Good Old Days Of Classic Hollywood

This is my first contribution for the 1947 blogathon, hosted by Speakeasy and Shadows And Satin. Check out the other entries being exhibited during the event?here! When discussing the decades?of cinema, 1939, has always been considered to be the greatest year for movies, and that is indeed correct,... Read full article


Classic Films in Focus: DARK PASSAGE (1947)

By Jennifer Garlen on Jun 24, 2015 From Virtual Virago

Delmer Daves' Dark Passage (1947) is the third picture to pair Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall, who had become Mr. and Mrs. Bogart in 1945, after their steamy introduction to one another and the world in To Have and Have Not (1944). Dark Passage is not as celebrated as that first film or The Big S... Read full article


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Quotes from

Cabby: Where do you want to go to?
Vincent Parry: Might as well make it the police station.
Cabby: Don't be like that. You're doing alright. You're doing fine.
Vincent Parry: If it was easy for you to spot me, it'd be easy for others.
Cabby: That's where you're wrong. Unless you'd be happier back in Quentin.
Vincent Parry: Yeah... yeah, sure. That's why they sent us up there. To make us happy.


Vincent Parry: You know, it's wonderful when guys like you lose out. Makes guys like me think maybe we got a chance in this world.


Irene Jansen: [seeing Vincent after he shaves] It's unbelievable. but it's good. I think I even like you better.
Vincent Parry: Well, don't let it give you any ideas.
Irene Jansen: What kind?
Vincent Parry: Don't change yours. I like it just as it is.


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Facts about

When Humphrey Bogart is riding in the car with Clifton Young during his escape, the voice on the radio is supplied by Dane Clark, another Warner's player.
The actual Art Deco apartment building used in the film (located at 1360 Montgomery St in San Francisco) is still standing as of December, 2008. The actual apartment is marked by a cardboard cut-out of Humphrey Bogart, which can be seen from the street. The site is visited frequently by fans of vintage film noir.
The first film in which Humphrey Bogart wore a full hairpiece.
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