Where the Sidewalk Ends


Where the Sidewalk Ends

Overview:

Tough NYC police detective Dixon misses out on a promotion because of his record of roughing up suspects. When he accidentally kills a suspect in a murder case he plants clues to absolve himself. But when the father of a woman he recently fell in love with is accused of the crime his plan looks like it's back firing.

Votes 35 (6.5/10)

Runtime: 95 minutes

Release Date 1950-07-07

Tagline: Only a woman's heart could reach out for such a man!

Production company:

  • Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

Production country:

  • United States of America

Genres:

  • Action
  • Crime
  • Drama
  • Thriller

Trailer

Further Information

Det. Sgt. Mark Dixon
Dana Andrews
Dana Andrews
Morgan Taylor
Gene Tierney
Gene Tierney
Tommy Scalise
Gary Merrill
Gary Merrill
Det. Sgt. Paul Klein
Bert Freed
Bert Freed
Jiggs Taylor
Tom Tully
Tom Tully
Det. Lt. Thomas
Karl Malden
Karl Malden
Martha
Ruth Donnelly
Ruth Donnelly
Ken Paine
Craig Stevens
Craig Stevens
Detective at Staff Meeting (uncredited)
Fred Aldrich
Fred Aldrich
Detective at Staff Meeting (uncredited)
Tom Coleman
Tom Coleman
Detective at Staff Meeting (uncredited)
Chuck Hamilton
Chuck Hamilton
Detective Casey (uncredited)
Ian MacDonald
Ian MacDonald
Detective Gertessen (uncredited)
John McGuire
John McGuire
Detective (uncredited)
Clarence Straight
Clarence Straight
Detective (uncredited)
Robert Williams
Robert Williams
Det. Ted Benson, 16th Precinct (uncredited)
Phil Tully
Phil Tully
Willie Bender (uncredited)
Don Appell
Don Appell
Hoodlum (uncredited)
Tony Barr
Tony Barr
Scalise Hoodlum (uncredited)
John Daheim
John Daheim
Steve, Scalise Hood (uncredited)
Neville Brand
Neville Brand
Joe, Scalise Hood (uncredited)
Herbert Lytton
Herbert Lytton
Ernie, Scalise Hood (uncredited)
Lou Nova
Lou Nova
Sid Kramer, Scalise Hood (uncredited)
David Wolfe
David Wolfe
Pool Hall Patron (uncredited)
Eddie Borden
Eddie Borden
Pool Hall Patron (uncredited)
'Snub' Pollard
'Snub' Pollard
Thug (uncredited)
Barry Brooks
Barry Brooks
Railroad Baggage Clerk (uncredited)
Ralph Brooks
Ralph Brooks
Oleg the Fashion Designer (uncredited)
Oleg Cassini
Oleg Cassini
Hanson (uncredited)
John Close
John Close
Police Desk Sergeant Murphy (uncredited)
Clancy Cooper
Clancy Cooper
Police Radio Dispatcher #79 (voice) (uncredited)
Charles Tannen
Charles Tannen
Policeman Schwartz (uncredited)
Charles Flynn
Charles Flynn
Policeman (uncredited)
Ray Spiker
Ray Spiker
Man at Dice Table / Passerby (uncredited)
Sayre Dearing
Sayre Dearing
Passerby (uncredited)
Bert Stevens
Bert Stevens
Sweatshirt (uncredited)
Bob Evans
Bob Evans
Fenney (uncredited)
Robert Foulk
Robert Foulk
Fat Man (uncredited)
Joseph Granby
Joseph Granby
Secretary (uncredited)
Kathleen Hughes
Kathleen Hughes
Mike Williams (uncredited)
Lou Krugman
Lou Krugman
Mrs. Jackson (uncredited)
Louise Lorimer
Louise Lorimer
Mrs. Shirley Klein (uncredited)
Eda Reiss Merin
Eda Reiss Merin
Mrs. Tribaum, Paine's Landlady (uncredited)
Grayce Mills
Grayce Mills
Mr. Morrison (uncredited)
Harry von Zell
Harry von Zell
Harrington (uncredited)
David McMahon
David McMahon
Model (uncredited)
Peggy O'Connor
Peggy O'Connor
Model (uncredited)
Shirley Tegge
Shirley Tegge
Medical Examiner (uncredited)
Robert Patten
Robert Patten
Gilruth (uncredited)
Stephen Roberts
Stephen Roberts
Friedman, Morgan's Employer (uncredited)
Lester Sharpe
Lester Sharpe
Insp. Nicholas Foley (uncredited)
Robert F. Simon
Robert F. Simon
Riley (uncredited)
Larry Thompson
Larry Thompson
Teddy (uncredited)
Chili Williams
Chili Williams
Jerry Morris, Attorney (uncredited)
Mack Williams
Mack Williams
Scalise Hoodlum (uncredited)
Anthony George
Anthony George
Director
Otto Preminger
Otto Preminger
Screenplay
Ben Hecht
Ben Hecht
Art Direction
Lyle R. Wheeler
Lyle R. Wheeler
Makeup Artist
Ben Nye
Ben Nye
Producer
Otto Preminger
Otto Preminger
Associate Producer
Frank P. Rosenberg
Frank P. Rosenberg
Adaptation
Victor Trivas
Victor Trivas
Adaptation
Robert E. Kent
Robert E. Kent
Adaptation
Frank P. Rosenberg
Frank P. Rosenberg
Original Music Composer
Cyril J. Mockridge
Cyril J. Mockridge
Director of Photography
Joseph LaShelle
Joseph LaShelle
Editor
Louis R. Loeffler
Louis R. Loeffler
Art Direction
J. Russell Spencer
J. Russell Spencer
Set Decoration
Thomas Little
Thomas Little
Set Decoration
Walter M. Scott
Walter M. Scott
Costume Design
Oleg Cassini
Oleg Cassini
Hairstylist
Marie Walter
Marie Walter
Production Manager
Sam Wurtzel
Sam Wurtzel
Assistant Director
Henry Weinberger
Henry Weinberger
Sound
Alfred Bruzlin
Alfred Bruzlin
Sound
Harry M. Leonard
Harry M. Leonard
Visual Effects
Fred Sersen
Fred Sersen
Camera Operator
Don Anderson
Don Anderson
Costume Design
Charles Le Maire
Charles Le Maire
Music Director
Lionel Newman
Lionel Newman
Orchestrator
Edward B. Powell
Edward B. Powell
Orchestrator
Maurice De Packh
Maurice De Packh
Script Supervisor
Kathleen Fagan
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