Where the Sidewalk Ends

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Ashamed that his father lived a life of crime, hard-boiled New York City cop Mark Dixon (Dana Andrews) has a reputation for being too tough on criminals. So when Dixon unintentionally kills a murder suspect during a routine questioning, he hides the fact from the department and tries to pin the killing on his nemesis, notorious gangster Scalise (Gary Merrill). The snag in the cop's plan comes when his boss wrongly accuses the father of Dixon's love interest, Morgan (Gene Tierney), of the murder.

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Cast and crew

Otto Preminger
Ben Hecht, Robert E Kent, Frank P Rosenberg, Victor Trivas
Dana Andrews
Gene Tierney
Gary Merrill
Bert Freed
Neville Brand
Tom Tully
Karl Malden
Ruth Donnelly
Craig Stevens