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Finger of Guilt (1956)

The Intimate Stranger (original title)
Approved | | Drama, Film-Noir | 17 October 1956 (USA)
A married movie studio executive's life, starts to fall apart when he is intimately stalked by a beautiful woman he claims he does not know.

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(as Joseph Walton),

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Reginald 'Reggie' Wilson
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Evelyn Stewart
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Kay Wallace
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Ben Case
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Lesley Wilson
Mervyn Johns ...
Ernest Chaple
Vernon Greeves ...
George Mearns
André Mikhelson ...
Steve Vadney
David Lodge ...
Police Sgt. Brown
Basil Dignam ...
Dr. Gray
Grace Denbigh Russell ...
Mrs. Lynton (as Grace Denbeigh-Russell)
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A married movie studio executive's life, starts to fall apart when he is intimately stalked by a beautiful woman he claims he does not know.

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MOVIE MAKER ON THE SPOT! (original U.S. print ad - all caps)

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Drama | Film-Noir

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(Western Electric Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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On its release the directorial credit was given to producer Alec C. Snowden, rather than the (then) blacklisted Joseph Losey. See more »

Quotes

Ben Case: This is want you wanted, isn't it? Responsibility, running the show? You can't have that without paying the price.
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finger of guilt.
24 August 2016 | by See all my reviews

a rainy day in the upper Midwest,and waiting to pick up my grandson from school. had me turning on TCM during it's summer under the stars to see who was being featured today. Constance Cummings I was unfamiliar with, however in the previous movie along with Cummings Ralph Bellamy and Irene Dunne stared. I began watching " finger of guilt. having grown up watching 20,000 leagues under the sea with Richard basehart? ( I think that was the name of the series) I began to watch this film. I love location movies, in particular London in the mid 50's. what a terrific movie. basehart was outstanding and Mary Murphy was absolutely stunning. her beauty and the role she played was outstanding. the supporting actors were great. all recognizable , and such pro's. that made a low budget film so wonderful. really a great surprise for a rainy day. wonderful movie !


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