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The Stranger in Between (1952)

Hunted (original title)
Approved | | Crime, Drama | 17 March 1952 (UK)
Violent fugitive and mistreated small boy team up to flee from authority.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Chris Lloyd
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Robbie
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Magda Lloyd
Kay Walsh ...
Mrs. Sykes
Frederick Piper ...
Mr. Sykes
Julian Somers ...
Jack Lloyd
Jane Aird ...
Mrs. Campbell
Jack Stewart ...
Mr. Campbell
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Detective Inspector Deakin
Douglas Blackwell ...
Detective Sergeant Grayson
Leonard White ...
Gerald Andersen ...
Assistant Commissioner (as Gerald Anderson)
Denis Webb ...
Chief Superintendent
Gerald Case ...
Deputy Assistant Commissioner
John Bushelle ...
Chief Inspector
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Violent fugitive and mistreated small boy team up to flee from authority.

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This Rare Film from England Follows No Other Motion Pictures Footsteps

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Crime | Drama

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Early One Morning
English folk song
Whistled by Dirk Bogarde
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Beautiful by all means
22 July 2006 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

Right from the start this movie settles its direction straight: A bleak and almost unbearable ambiance surrounds Rob and Chris. They both got nothing to lose and so this unequal pair is ready to be on the run. Every scene is beautifully shot and the actors are really going through the motions. The greatest thing about this movie are teaches of the heart. The "bad" killer is a soft and caring guy whose life as a poor sailor dragged him into this mess.

Think about which society you're living in and why people sometimes do what they have to do...

Outstanding movie by all means!

Buy it now!


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