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The stranger.

Welles, Orson, 1915-1985 film director, actor. (Added Author). Spiegel, Sam, film producer. (Added Author). Veiller, Anthony, 1903-1965 screenwriter. (Added Author). Robinson, Edward G., 1893-1973 actor. (Added Author). Young, Loretta, 1913-2000 actor. (Added Author). Merivale, Philip, 1886-1946 actor. (Added Author). Long, Richard, 1927-1974 actor. (Added Author). Shayne, Konstantin, actor. (Added Author). Kaper, Bronislaw, 1902-1983 composer. (Added Author). Directed by Orson Welles. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 95 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : FOCUSFILM ENTERTAINM : 1946.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Directed by Orson Welles.
Participant or Performer Note: Orson Welles, Edward G. Robinson, Loretta Young, Philip Merivale, Richard Long, Konstantin Shayne, Byron Keith.
Summary, etc.: Wilson of the War Crimes Commission seeks Franz Kindler, Holocaust mastermind, who effectively erased his identity. Wilson releases Kindler's former comrade Meinike and follows him to Harper, CT, where he is killed before he can identify Kindler. Wilson's only clue is Kindler's fascination with antique clocks; but though Kindler seems secure in his new identity, he feels his past closing in.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: War criminals > Germany > Drama.
Nazi hunters > Drama.
Fugitives from justice > Connecticut > Drama.
Impostors and imposture > Drama.

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