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To the Ends of the Earth (1948)

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109 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Thriller

After witnessing an incident on a foreign ship off California coast, a U.S. Treasury agent aboard a Coast Guard vessel decides to further investigate the matter by following a crime trail leading to China, Egypt, Lebanon and Cuba.
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Writer
Jay Richard Kennedy (original story) (screenplay)
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Editor
William A. Lyon (as William Lyon)
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$2,000,000
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Release date
Feb 27, 1948 (United States)

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49 cast members
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Dick Powell
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Signe Hasso
Ann Grant Ann Grant   See fewer
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Maylia
Shu Pan Wu Shu Pan Wu   See fewer
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Ludwig Donath
Nicholas Sokim Nicholas Sokim   See fewer
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Vladimir Sokoloff
Commissioner Lum Chi Chow Commissioner Lum Chi Chow   See fewer
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John Hoyt
George C. Shannon George C. Shannon   See fewer
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Marcel Journet
Commissioner Lariesier Commissioner Lariesier   See fewer
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Luis Van Rooten
Commissioner Alberto Berado Commissioner Alberto Berado   See fewer
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Fritz Leiber
Binda Sha Binda Sha   See fewer
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Harry J. Anslinger
Commissioner H.J. Anslinger Commissioner H.J. Anslinger   See fewer
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Jackie Barnett
Ensign (uncredited) Ensign (uncredited)   See fewer
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Horace Brown
Ship's Officer (uncredited) Ship's Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Peter Chong
Joe (uncredited) Joe (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Coleman
Treasury Agent in Ship's Galley (uncredited) Treasury Agent in Ship's Galley (uncredited)   See fewer
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Douglas D. Coppin
Ship's Officer (uncredited) Ship's Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sally Corner
Midgie (uncredited) Midgie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bess Flowers
Ship Passenger (uncredited) Ship Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nacho Galindo
Cab Driver (uncredited) Cab Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Godoy
Pastry Cook (uncredited) Pastry Cook (uncredited)   See fewer
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Otto Han
Court Clerk (uncredited) Court Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lou Krugman
Commissioner Amar Hassam (uncredited) Commissioner Amar Hassam (uncredited)   See fewer
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Henry Kulky
Giant Chinese Man (uncredited) Giant Chinese Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Lackteen
Camel Driver (uncredited) Camel Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Lee
Chian Soo (uncredited) Chian Soo (uncredited)   See fewer
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James B. Leong
Chinese Driver (uncredited) Chinese Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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George J. Lewis
Ship's Cook Who Is Lying About Fire (uncredited) Ship's Cook Who Is Lying About Fire (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Loo
Commissioner Lu (uncredited) Commissioner Lu (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Malcolm
Clark (uncredited) Clark (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Mayo
Ship's Captain (uncredited) Ship's Captain (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank McLure
Ship Passenger (uncredited) Ship Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Pietila
Narcotics Agent (uncredited) Narcotics Agent (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michael Raffetto
Professor Salim (uncredited) Professor Salim (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Riordan
Ship's Doctor (uncredited) Ship's Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Julian Rivero
Cab Driver (uncredited) Cab Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leonardo Scavino
Hernando (uncredited) Hernando (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mahmud Shaikhaly
Egyptian Policeman at Gate (uncredited) Egyptian Policeman at Gate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vernon Steele
Commissioner Lionel Hadley (uncredited) Commissioner Lionel Hadley (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ivan Triesault
Naftalie Vrandstadter (uncredited) Naftalie Vrandstadter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Peter Virgo
Mahmoud (uncredited) Mahmoud (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Volk
Cassidy (uncredited) Cassidy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nick Volpe
Sketch Artist (uncredited) Sketch Artist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Wang
Hotel Clerk (uncredited) Hotel Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harlan Warde
Harry Hardt (uncredited) Harry Hardt (uncredited)   See fewer
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Blue Washington
Binda Sha Henchman (uncredited) Binda Sha Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mack Williams
Coast Guard Captain (uncredited) Coast Guard Captain (uncredited)   See fewer
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Florence Wix
Mrs. Mary Paine (uncredited) Mrs. Mary Paine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Beal Wong
Transportation Captain (uncredited) Transportation Captain (uncredited)   See fewer
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Victor Sen Yung
Chinese Pilot (uncredited) Chinese Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.1 / 10 | 553 votes