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The Gaunt Stranger (1931)
"The Ringer" (original title)

 |  Thriller  |  5 June 1932 (USA)
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A master of disguise commits a series of daring crimes. Nobody knows what he looks like. He even masquerades as a doctor and kills his own partner whilst under police protection because he ... See full summary »

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A master of disguise commits a series of daring crimes. Nobody knows what he looks like. He even masquerades as a doctor and kills his own partner whilst under police protection because he was about to betray him. Written by Steve Crook <steve@brainstorm.co.uk>

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