Across the Pacific (1942)
Director: John Huston, Vincent Sherman (uncredited)
Screenplay: Richard Macaulay
Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Sydney Greenstreet
The Pitch: “Bogart, Astor and Greenstreet with Huston directing.’”
The Overview: Beware of Spoilers…
After a dishonorable discharge, Rick Leland (Bogart) finds himself on a Japanese ship headed to the Orient. On board Leland meets Dr. H.F.G. Lorenz (Greenstreet), a man with a shady past and
Alberta Marlow (Astor), a woman with a possible shared future. As in many Bogart movies, all is not what it seems on the surface.