The Petrified Forest was released in the year 1936。The Petrified Forest is also called as Mannen som sålde sitt liv, Kivettynyt metsä, Kein Weg zurück, Forstenede skov, Foresta pietrificata, Förstenade skogen, Bosque petrificado, A Floresta Petrificada, Versteinerte Wald。
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.