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Hands of a Stranger (1987)

A New York cop becomes obsessed with finding his wife's rapist.

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Joe Hearn
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Diane Benton
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Mary Hearn
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Captain Cirillo
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Marty Loftus
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Felix Lyttle
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Pearson
Irving Metzman ...
Arthur Katz
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Helen
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Sergeant Delaney
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Billy Hearn
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Anthony Ligouri
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Willy Johnson (as Glenn Earl Plummer)
Angelo Rizacos ...
Crawford
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Suzie Hearn
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A New York cop becomes obsessed with finding his wife's rapist.

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10 May 1987 (USA)  »

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Dlonie obcego, cz. I-II  »

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An Underrated Movie for Sure
3 October 2006 | by See all my reviews

If one is inclined to see a movie that has about everything, romance, good detective development and raw scenes - you have hit the jackpot in Hands of a Stranger. The U.S. Version which was done for TV - and then put on VHS is featured in two parts, and it's kind of long, almost 3 hours. However, I found it so intriguing that time flew by. The casting was excellent, Armand Assante, and Beverly D'Angelo are at their best. Each and every player did a great job - extremely convincing. The story line is great, and you'll want to see the whole thing at one time. In today's world, many movies lack convincing story lines and sensible scenes - not so with this one, done in 1987. If you haven't seen it - go for it, you won't be disappointed.


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