Casablanca by Michael Curtiz (1942, 102 min.). One of the most beloved films of all time, it contains iconic lines like “Here’s looking at you, kid,” and “We’ll always have Paris,” that everyone knows even if they’ve never seen the film. Set in Morocco during the early days of World War II, American ex-pat Rick (Humphrey Bogart) runs the most popular bar in town. In walks his former girlfriend, Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman) with her husband Victor Laszlo, a Czech resistance leader, who need Rick’s invaluable letters of transit to escape to America.