To the Ends of the Earth

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  • Genre(s): Thriller Crime
  • Release year: 1948
  • Running time: 109 min
U.S. Treasury Agent Mike Burrows (Dick Powell) witnesses a horrific crime committed aboard the Kira Maru, a Japanese ship. But when justice isn't served, the stubborn investigator decides to get to the bottom of the criminal activity on his own, and... read more

U.S. Treasury Agent Mike Burrows (Dick Powell) witnesses a horrific crime committed aboard the Kira Maru, a Japanese ship. But when justice isn't served, the stubborn investigator decides to get to the bottom of the criminal activity on his own, and begins by tracing the ship to Shanghai. Meanwhile, Burrows becomes entangled with lovely widow Ann Grant (Signe Hasso) and her ward, Shu Pan Wu (Maylia), as he sets out on an international quest to track down ruthless opium smugglers.

Original Release

02/27/1948

Cast

Dick Powell Commissioner Michael Barrows
Signe Hasso Ann Grant
Maylia Shu Pan Wu
Ludwig Donath Nicholas Sokim
Vladimir Sokoloff Commissioner Lum Chi Chow
Edgar Barrier Grieg
John Hoyt George C. Shannon
Marcel Journet Commissioner Lariesier
Luis van Rooten Commissioner Alberto Berado
Fritz Leiber Binda Sha
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Robert Stevenson

Writers

Sidney Buchman, Jay Richard Kennedy

Cast

Dick Powell Commissioner Michael Barrows
Signe Hasso Ann Grant
Maylia Shu Pan Wu
Ludwig Donath Nicholas Sokim
Vladimir Sokoloff Commissioner Lum Chi Chow
Edgar Barrier Grieg
John Hoyt George C. Shannon
Marcel Journet Commissioner Lariesier
Luis van Rooten Commissioner Alberto Berado
Fritz Leiber Binda Sha
Bess Flowers Ship's passenger
Frank Mayo Ship's Captain (uncredited)
Harry J. Anslinger Commissioner H.J. Anslinger

Producers

Editors

William A. Lyon

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