New to a small town, a city teen grows suspicious of a man who befriended him and his single mother.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews
2 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Deceptions (TV Movie 1990)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A detective gets involved with a suspect in a murder case.

Director: Ruben Preuss
Stars: Harry Hamlin, Robert Davi, Nicollette Sheridan
Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

Jessica moves into a loft on the eighth floor of a Los Angeles apartment building called The Dante. The other tenants all seem friendly at first, but when she starts witnessing horrible ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Cragg
Stars: John Bishop, Kirk Bovill, Ryan Doom
Murder in Greenwich (TV Movie 2002)
Crime | Mystery | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The story of Martha Moxley, 15 year old girl murdered in Greenwich in the 1970's, her murder going unsolved for 25 years.

Director: Tom McLoughlin
Stars: Christopher Meloni, Robert Forster, Maggie Grace
Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A couple of English tourists arrive on an island where all the children have gone crazy and are murdering the adults.

Director: Narciso Ibáñez Serrador
Stars: Lewis Fiander, Prunella Ransome, Antonio Iranzo
A Holiday Romance (TV Movie 1999)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A staid school administrator (Gerald McRaney) comes to town to close a school and ends up falling in love with a charming music teacher (Naomi Judd).

Director: Bobby Roth
Stars: Naomi Judd, Andy Griffith, Gerald McRaney
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Vincke and Verstuyft are the best detectives of the Antwerp police department. They are confronted with the murder on a leading executive and put all their effort to catch the murderer.

Director: Erik Van Looy
Stars: Koen De Bouw, Werner De Smedt, Jan Decleir
What Katy Did (TV Movie 1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A thirteen year old girl seems to be more than her widowed father can handle at times, even with the aid of her aunt, until a tragic accident changes the young girl's outlook on life.

Director: Stacey Stewart Curtis
Stars: Alison Pill, Megan Follows, Martha Burns
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A man (Rick Worthington) assaults the Alta Vista Hospital taking four women, a man and two babies as hostages. He wants to kill Dr. Garrick, who, according to Worthington, ruined his life ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Levin
Stars: Harry Hamlin, Teri Garr, Terry O'Quinn
Save Me I (1994)
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  

An accountant beleaguered by personal and professional problems gets involved with a femme fatale and her mysterious psychiatrist.

Director: Alan Roberts
Stars: Harry Hamlin, Lysette Anthony, Michael Ironside
Sex, Lies & Obsession (TV Movie 2001)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A high-school drama teacher struggles to keep her family together after she discovers her husband's sexual addiction.

Director: Douglas Barr
Stars: Harry Hamlin, Lisa Rinna, Kevin Zegers
Disappearance (TV Movie 2002)
Mystery | Thriller | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A family driving through Nevada decides to take some snapshots at an out-of-the-way ghost town named Weaver, and horrible things start happening.

Director: Walter Klenhard
Stars: Harry Hamlin, Susan Dey, Jeremy Lelliott
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Two parents deal with the effects when their son is accused of murdering his girlfriend.

Director: Barbet Schroeder
Stars: Meryl Streep, Liam Neeson, Edward Furlong
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Jack
Rebecca Jenkins ...
Katherine
...
Eddie Lester
...
Aaron
...
Hetty
...
Kim
...
Patrick
Trevor Steve ...
Wimpy
...
Police Chief Waller
Iain MacLean ...
Officer Nichols
Dixie Seatle ...
Officer Terri Orloff
Blaine Hart ...
Delaney
Lisa Pollock ...
Pamela Martin
Grant Boulton ...
Reporter #1
Chris Scott ...
Townsperson #1
Edit

Storyline

New to a small town, a city teen grows suspicious of a man who befriended him and his single mother.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 October 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Face à son passé  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(as Dolby Stereo)

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Bad, Bad, Bad Rock and Roll
Written and Performed by Jerry Riopelle, David Plenn and Rabani
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Beware ! This film doesn't play fair with the audience ...........
26 December 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

First of all, Graham Greene, a terrific actor, is totally wasted in this movie. His part is nothing more that someone creeping around in the dark, and could have been played by any no name. This is the type of film that actually makes the audience feel foolish for being lead along a path to nowhere. The kids appear smarter than the cops, the two prime murder suspects have no motive for the killing, and then out of nowhere everything we are lead to believe is turned upside down, just so the script can appear to be clever. I absolutely hated this movie for all of the above reasons, and it should definitely be avoided, unless you want to spend 95 minutes being lead down the same ridiculous path. - MERK


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
how does it end???? maury15
Not Too Bad... ToAsToAsT
Its on DVD now! brockpierce1984
Discuss Stranger in Town (1998) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?