The Stranger quotes

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An investigator from the War Crimes Commission travels to Connecticut to find an infamous Nazi.

Director: Orson Welles
Writer: Anthony Veiller, Victor Trivas, Decla Dunning
Production: RKO Pictures
Year: 1946
MetaScore: 76/100
ImdbRating: 7.4
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 01 Aug 1946
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 2 nominations total

39 Clips & Quotes

Did you remember to keep your knees together and your apparatus in - The Stranger 00:20 Did you remember to keep your knees together and your... The German sees himself as the innocent victim of world envy and hatred - The Stranger 02:48 The German sees himself as the innocent victim of world envy... Why wasn't it I - The Stranger 00:35 Why wasn't it I I knew darn well it was the same feller - The Stranger 00:25 I knew darn well it was the same feller Who would think to look for the notorious Franz Kindler in the sacred precincts of the Harper School - The Stranger 00:54 Who would think to look for the notorious Franz Kindler in... Has anybody seen my brand new husband - The Stranger 00:23 Has anybody seen my brand new husband They searched the woods - The Stranger 00:18 They searched the woods Look out the window - The Stranger 00:49 Look out the window A war criminal was awaiting execution - The Stranger 00:50 A war criminal was awaiting execution People can't help who they fall in love with - The Stranger 00:16 People can't help who they fall in love with All your needs are on our shelves - The Stranger 00:20 All your needs are on our shelves When she snapped those beads - The Stranger 00:19 When she snapped those beads There's nothing to be afraid of - The Stranger 00:13 There's nothing to be afraid of Murder can be a chain - The Stranger 00:48 Murder can be a chain Forepaw's muddy - The Stranger 00:32 Forepaw's muddy Pleasant dreams - The Stranger 00:13 Pleasant dreams You were right about Rankin - The Stranger 00:17 You were right about Rankin I can't imagine you're advocating a Carthaginian peace - The Stranger 00:37 I can't imagine you're advocating a Carthaginian peace I too am different - The Stranger 01:28 I too am different I can't believe the people can be reformed except from within - The Stranger 00:19 I can't believe the people can be reformed except from... The will to freedom has been voiced in every other tongue - The Stranger 00:44 The will to freedom has been voiced in every other tongue Men leave their wives because they don't love them - The Stranger 00:24 Men leave their wives because they don't love them But   I loved you - The Stranger 00:27 But I loved you Why do you want me to look at these horrors - The Stranger 02:38 Why do you want me to look at these horrors I'm not interested in proving that he isn't Charles Rankin - The Stranger 00:30 I'm not interested in proving that he isn't Charles Rankin You know what you are - The Stranger 00:18 You know what you are There's no escape - The Stranger 00:42 There's no escape V Day in Harper - The Stranger 00:10 V Day in Harper Franz all doors were open to me - The Stranger 00:19 Franz all doors were open to me The man with the pipe - The Stranger 00:16 The man with the pipe Light me a cigarette - The Stranger 00:19 Light me a cigarette I put him in the cellar - The Stranger 01:05 I put him in the cellar In failing to speak - The Stranger 00:45 In failing to speak I'm on the Allied commission for the punishment of war criminals - The Stranger 01:15 I'm on the Allied commission for the punishment of war... The will to truth within your daughter is much too strong to be denied - The Stranger 00:21 The will to truth within your daughter is much too strong to... I wish you'd let that clock alone - The Stranger 00:25 I wish you'd let that clock alone You're the only suspect - The Stranger 00:24 You're the only suspect I followed orders - The Stranger 00:27 I followed orders Leave the cell door open - The Stranger 00:17 Leave the cell door open

Cast

Mr. Wilson - Edward G. Robinson
Mary Longstreet - Loretta Young
Professor Charles Rankin - Orson Welles
Judge Adam Longstreet - Philip Merivale
Noah Longstreet - Richard Long
Konrad Meinike - Konstantin Shayne
Dr. Jeffrey Lawrence - Byron Keith
Mr. Potter - Billy House
Student - David Bond
Passport Photographer - John Brown
Minister - Neal Dodd
Undetermined Role - Nancy Evans
War Crimes Commision Member - Adolph Faylauer
Undetermined Role - Fred Godoy
Fairbright - Theodore Gottlieb
Undetermined Role - Joseph Granby
Undetermined Role - Ruth Lee
Undetermined Role - Lillian Molieri
Mrs. Lawrence - Isabel O'Madigan
Undetermined Role - Gabriel Peralta
Kid Throwing Newspaper Shreds - Gerald Pierce
Undetermined Role - Robert Raison
Undetermined Role - Rebel Randall
Jogging Student in Woods - Johnny Sands
Party Guest - Erskine Sanford
Mr. Peabody - Pietro Sosso
Undetermined Role - Josephine Victor