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When Strangers Meet (1964)
"Einer Frisst den anderen" (original title)

 -  Adventure | Crime | Drama  -  13 July 1966 (USA)
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Three thieves rip off a shipment of used money being sent back to the US. As they are escaping the robbery (after having taken a hostage), they wind up on an island in a hotel with an ... See full summary »

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Three thieves rip off a shipment of used money being sent back to the US. As they are escaping the robbery (after having taken a hostage), they wind up on an island in a hotel with an apparently crazed manager and a building full of demented residents. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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KwaZulu-Natal locations stood in for some of the sequences on the Greek island where the story ends. See more »

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Darlene: I'd rather have fresh panties in Teaneck, New Jersey.
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Spoofs Sunset Blvd. (1950) See more »

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Social drama and great performance!
17 February 2002 | by (Portugal) – See all my reviews

It is a pity that with badly edited bootleg copies, you no longer can enjoy to the full with the witty social criticism, and the psychological analysis of the characters as the original movie was intended to. Even a poor version (I got mine from the WWW as "Dog Eat Dog") you should not miss Jayne's great performance. She was not under the best directors, the richest producers, with the best casts Hollywood could afford - but she was a major personality, and she shows it everywhere: namely here, in this little, wonderful film - dark, so dark, as Jayne's life was going to be. Notable also for Jayne's only fight scene on a boat, and on the seashore, trying to escape a no-escape island.


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