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Force of Evil (1948) Poster

(1948)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Abraham Polonsky

Writing Credits  

Abraham Polonsky ... (screenplay) and
Ira Wolfert ... (screenplay)
 
Ira Wolfert ... (novel)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Howland Chamberlain ...
Freddie Bauer (as Howland Chamberlin)
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Bill Ficco
Stanley Prager ...
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Detective Egan
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Hobe Wheelock
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Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Comptroller (uncredited)
Jessie Arnold ...
Sorter (uncredited)
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Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
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Sylvia Morse (uncredited)
Margaret Bert ...
Sorter (uncredited)
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Detective (uncredited)
Mildred Boyd ...
Mother (uncredited)
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Frankie Tucker (uncredited)
Ralph Brooks ...
Attorney (uncredited)
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Banker (uncredited)
Douglas Carter ...
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
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Gunman #1 (uncredited)
Cliff Clark ...
Police Lieutenant (uncredited)
Eileen Coghlan ...
Secretary #1 (uncredited)
Roger Cole ...
Attorney (uncredited)
John 'Uh huh' Collum ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Barbara Combs ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Betty Corner ...
Sorter (uncredited)
Bert Davidson ...
Attorney (uncredited)
Jim Davies ...
Policeman #9 (uncredited)
Jan Dennis ...
Mrs. Bauer (uncredited)
Jim Drum ...
Banker (uncredited)
Ann Duncan ...
Norval's Girlfriend (uncredited)
Jimmie Dundee ...
Dineen (uncredited)
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Policeman #8 (uncredited)
Jay Eaton ...
Attorney (uncredited)
Helen Eby-Rock ...
Secretary #3 (uncredited)
Richard Elmore ...
Attorney (uncredited)
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Secretary #4 (uncredited)
Charles Evans ...
Judge (uncredited)
Budd Fine ...
Butcher (uncredited)
Joel Fluellen ...
Father (uncredited)
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Elevator Operator (uncredited)
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Gunman #3 (uncredited)
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Attorney (uncredited)
Sherry Hall ...
Sorter (uncredited)
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Policeman #4 (uncredited)
Bert Hanlon ...
Cigar Man (uncredited)
Carl Hanson ...
Attorney (uncredited)
Ray Hirsch ...
Newsboy (uncredited)
Ray Hyke ...
Policeman #12 (uncredited)
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Henchman (uncredited)
Perry Ivins ...
Mr. Middleton (uncredited)
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Richards (uncredited)
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Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
Raymond Largay ...
Bunty (uncredited)
Will Lee ...
Waiter (uncredited)
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Policeman #7 (uncredited)
Allen Mathews ...
Badgley (uncredited)
Mickey McGuire ...
Boy (uncredited)
David McKim ...
Cashier (uncredited)
Bill Neff ...
Law Clerk (uncredited)
Paul Newlan ...
Policeman #2 (uncredited)
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Dancer (uncredited)
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Link Hall (uncredited)
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Bailiff (uncredited)
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Juice (uncredited)
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Counterman (uncredited)
Frank Pharr ...
Louie - Bootblack (uncredited)
Joey Ray ...
Gunman #2 (uncredited)
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Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
Richard Reeves ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Shimen Ruskin ...
Sorter (uncredited)
Tim Ryan ...
Johnson (uncredited)
Louise Saraydar ...
Hatcheck Girl (uncredited)
Carl Saxe ...
Policeman #5 (uncredited)
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Banker (uncredited)
Cap Somers ...
Policeman #6 (uncredited)
Esther Somers ...
Mrs. Lowry (uncredited)
Bob Stebbins ...
Norval (uncredited)
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Man in Courthouse Cafeteria (uncredited)
Diane Stewart ...
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
Barbara Stone ...
Secretary #2 (uncredited)
Robert Strong ...
Court Reporter (uncredited)
Brick Sullivan ...
Policeman #11 (uncredited)
Sid Tomack ...
Two & Two Taylor (uncredited)
Jim Toney ...
Sorter (uncredited)
Phil Tully ...
Policeman #1 (uncredited)
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Policeman #3 (uncredited)
Joe Warfield ...
Collector (uncredited)
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Nightclub Manager (uncredited)
Mervin Williams ...
Goodspeed (uncredited)
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Elevator Starter (uncredited)
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Henchman (uncredited)
Bud Wiser ...
Policeman #10 (uncredited)
Barbara Woodell ...
Mary - Joe's Secretary (uncredited)

Produced by 

Bob Roberts ... producer

Music by 

David Raksin

Cinematography by 

George Barnes ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Art Seid ... (as Arthur Seid)

Casting By 

Jack Baur

Art Direction by 

Richard Day

Set Decoration by 

Edward G. Boyle

Makeup Department 

Lillian Lashin ... hair stylist
Gustaf Norin ... makeup supervisor (as Gus Norin)

Production Management 

Joe C. Gilpin ... executive production manager (as Joseph C. Gilpin)
George Yohalem ... unit manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Robert Aldrich ... assistant director

Sound Department 

Frank Webster ... sound engineer

Camera and Electrical Department 

Carl Gibson ... head grip
John F. Warren ... operative cameraman (as Jack Warren)
Scotty Welbourne ... still photographer (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Louise Wilson ... wardrobe supervisor

Editorial Department 

Howard Lee Paul ... assistant film editor
Walter Thompson ... editorial supervisor

Music Department 

Rudolph Polk ... musical director
Lawrence Morton ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Ruby Raksin ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Other crew 

Kenneth Hopkins ... hats (as Keneth Hopkins)
Don Weis ... dialogue director
Crew verified as complete

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