The World in His Arms (1952)




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Set during the mid-1800s, this Alaskan adventure chronicles the exploits of the captain of an illicit seal-hunting ship who docks in San Francisco. He gets entangled with a beautiful Russian woman who convinces him to smuggle her up to Sitka, Alaska where her uncle works as governor.


Gregory Peck
as Capt. Jonathan Clark
Ann Blyth
as Countess Marina Selanova
Anthony Quinn
as Portugee
John McIntire
as Deacon Greathouse
Carl Esmond
as Prince Semyon
Eugenie Leontovich
as Anna Selanova
Sig Rumann
as Gen. Ivan Vorashilov
Hans Conried
as Eustace
Bryan Forbes
as William Cleggett
Rhys Williams
as Eben Cleggett
Bill Radovich
as Ogeechuk
Gregory Gaye
as Paul Shushaldin
Leo Mostovoy
as Nicholas
Carl Andre
as Seaman
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Superb swashbuckler with brilliant direction from Raoul Walsh.

Jul 17, 2009 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The World in His Arms


Starts well then sputters out and becomes hokey and arch.

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