Originally Posted by JeffLowell
No, no. Clearly Rick is the antagonist of Casablanca.
No, no, no. It's Sam! He's like the Keyser Soze of Morocco, only his devious plan fails at the very end.
Think about it. He's always trying to manipulate Rick and Ilsa into getting back together. If that had worked, Rick would have left Casablanca and the bar would be his.
Hell, he was probably working for the Nazis on the side. Ba