The story of Rick Blaine, a
cynical world-weary ex-patriate who runs a nightclub in Casablanca, Morocco
during the early stages of WWII. Despite the pressure he constantly receives
from the local authorities, Rick's cafe has become a kind of haven for refugees
seeking to obtain illicit letters that will help them escape to America. But
when Ilsa, a former lover of Rick's, and her husband, show up to his cafe one
day, Rick faces a tough challenge which will bring up unforeseen complications,
heartbreak and ultimately an excruciating decision to make..