To Have and Have Not is a 1944 romance-war-adventure film. The movie was directed by Howard Hawks and stars Humphrey Bogart, Walter Brennan, and Lauren Bacall in her first film. Although it is nominally based on the novel of the same name by Ernest Hemingway, the story was extensively altered for the film. The film is set in Fort de France, Martinique, under the Vichy regime in the summer of 1940, shortly after the fall of France. In this exotic location, the world-weary fishing-boat captain Harry Morgan is urged to help the French Resistance smuggle some people onto the island. He refuses,...
|Release date:||October 11, 1944|
|Directed by:||Howard Hawks|
|Producer:||Howard Hawks, Jack Warner|
|Music by:||Hoagy Carmichael, Johnny Mercer, William Lava, Franz Waxman|
|Screenplay by:||Jules Furthman, William Faulkner, Whitman Chambers, Cleve F. Adams|
|Adapted from:||To Have and Have Not|
|Genre:||Thriller, Adventure Film|