The Stranger

"Excellent"

The Stranger Review


Largely unsung, this Orson Welles movie is one of his most straightforward, yet still one of his greats -- and reportedly his only film to turn a profit on its original theatrical release. Welles also stars as a Nazi war criminal now living under a new identity on Connecticut... until the tribunal catches up with him. The architect of the genocide then quickly reverts to his old ways. Not a lot of surprise -- except for some rare casting of Edward G. Robinson as the good guy.


The Stranger

Facts and Figures

Run time: 115 mins

In Theaters: Saturday 25th May 1946

Distributed by: RKO Pictures

Production compaines: International Pictures (I)

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 4 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Fresh: 22 Rotten: 1

IMDB: 7.5 / 10

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Starring: Edward G. Robinson as Federal Agent Wilson, as Mary Longstreet, as Charles Rankin, as Judge Adam Longstreet, as Noah Longstreet, as Konrad Meinike, Byron Keith as Dr. Jeffrey Lawrence, as Mr. Potter, Martha Wentworth as Sara

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