Stranger, The

136. THE STRANGER (1946-usa). WITH edward g. robinson, loretta young, orson welles, MARTHA wentworth. Directed by orson welles. A grim game Of cat and mouse in an edge-Of-your-chair postwar thriller. A Nazi war criminal is hiding out in a small New England town and is about to marry the daughter Of a judge. Edward G. Robinson is determined to get the goods on him. A special brooding atmosphere with a jolting, crashing climax in an old clock tower – typical Wellesian touch. Tension rampant. 86 minutes. Crime-Mystery-Suspense