Behind the Scenes of Casablanca

Written by Julius J. Epstein, Philip G. Epstein, and Howard Koch, Casablanca is a cinema classic. Here is a collection of behind-the-scenes photographs along with some of the memorable quotes from this consummate Hollywood film.

Behind the Scenes of Casablanca



Rick Blaine: “Louie, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship”




Captain Renault: What in heaven’s name brought you to Casablanca?


Rick Blaine: My health. I came to Casablanca for the waters.


Captain Renault: The waters? What waters? We’re in the desert.


Rick Blaine: I was misinformed.




Rick Blaine: “Of all the gin joints, in all the towns, in all the world, she walks into mine.”




Rick Blaine: “Where I’m going, you can’t follow. What I’ve got to do, you can’t be any part of. Ilsa, I’m no good at being noble, but it doesn’t take much to see that the problems of three little people don’t amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world. Someday you’ll understand that. Now, now… Here’s looking at you kid.”

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