World for Ransom

TitleWorld for Ransom
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1954
AuthorsAldrich, Robert
Running Time82 minutes
Date Released1954
DistributorAllied Artists Pictures
CountryUnited States
Publication Languageeng

A veteran working as a private detective in Singapore uncovers a plot to kidnap one of the world's leading nuclear scientist in this Cold War film noir.


Dan Duryea

Gene Lockhart

Patric Knowles

Reginald Denny

Nigel Bruce

Keye Luke

Arthur Shields

Strother Martin

Marian Carr


Directed by Robert Aldrich (uncredited)

Produced by Bernard Tabakin and Robert Aldrich

Screenplay by Lindsay Hardy and Hugo Butler

Music by Frank De Vol

Cinematography by Joseph Biroc

Edited by Michael Luciano


Drama, Film Noir

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