Dark Passage. 1947. USA. Written and directed by Delmer Daves. Based on the novel by David Goodis. With Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Agnes Moorehead. 35mm. 106 min.
The third of four films in which Bogart and Bacall costarred, this crime drama follows Vincent Parry’s journey to clear his name of a murder charge. With the help of a sympathetic taxi driver, Parry is introduced to a plastic surgeon who dramatically alters his face. With a new visage, Parry endeavors to reclaim his innocence, but he soon comes to realize he’s in too deep with some very shady people.