The Petrified Forest was released in the year 1936。The Petrified Forest is also called as A Floresta Petrificada, Bosque petrificado, Förstenade skogen, Foresta pietrificata, Versteinerte Wald, Kein Weg zurück, Kivettynyt metsä, Mannen som sålde sitt liv, Forstenede skov。
Gabby (Bette Davis) lives and works at her dads small diner out in the desert. She can't stand it and wants to go and live with her mother in France. Along comes Alan (Leslie Howard), a broke man with no will to live, who is traveling to see the pacific, and maybe to drown in it. Meanwhile Duke Mantee (Humphrey Bogart) a notorious killer and his gang is heading towards the diner where Mantee plan on meeting up with his girl.