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World for Ransom (1954)

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82 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

In Singapore, a private detective and the British authorities are on the trail of a crime syndicate that kidnaps a nuclear physicist with the aim of selling him to the highest bidder.
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Joseph F. Biroc (as Joseph Biroc)
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Jan 31, 1954 (United States)

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Dan Duryea
Mike Callahan / Corrigan Mike Callahan / Corrigan   See fewer
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Gene Lockhart
Alexis Pederas Alexis Pederas   See fewer
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Patric Knowles
Julian March Julian March   See fewer
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Reginald Denny
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Nigel Bruce
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Marian Carr
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Arthur Shields
Sean O'Connor Sean O'Connor   See fewer
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Douglass Dumbrille
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Clarence Lung
Johnny Chan Johnny Chan   See fewer
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Lou Nova
Guzik Guzik   See fewer
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Patrick Allen
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Spencer Chan
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Herschel Graham
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Stuart Hall
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George Hoagland
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Gustave Lax
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Beal Wong
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5.8 / 10 | 324 votes