Murray Burnett

Biography

Were it not for schoolteacher/playwright Murray Burnett, Humphrey Bogart would never have been able to grumble, "Of all the gin joints in all the world, she walks into mine," and Ingrid Bergman would never have been able to demand, "Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time" for it was Burnett who wrote the play Everybody Comes to Rick's on which Michael Curtiz's Casablanca is based. But though...