DirectorsJoseph Losey, Alec C. Snowden CastRichard Basehart (Reginald 'Reggie' Wilson), Mary Murphy (Evelyn Stewart), Constance Cummings (Kay Wallace), Roger Livesey (Ben Case), Faith Brook (Lesley Wilson), Mervyn Johns (Ernest Chaple) Similar moviesThe Final Alliance, Mysterious Intruder, The Whistler, Impact, Tokolosh, Rhino
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Finger of guilt aka the intimate stranger 1956
The Intimate Stranger is a 1956 British drama film directed by Joseph Losey, under the pseudonym Joseph Walton, and starring Richard Basehart, Mary Murphy, Constance Cummings and Roger Livesey. It was also released as Finger of Guilt.
Trevor duncan music from the intimate stranger 1956
Reggie Wilson, a film cutter, has lost his Hollywood career due to an affair with his boss's wife. He has moved to England and made good, marrying the daughter of a studio head and working on new film Eclipse. His new life is threatened when he starts to receive demanding letters from a woman who claims to have had a brief affair with him, and who knows intimate details about his life - but whom he cannot remember at all.
Richard Basehart - Reginald 'Reggie' Wilson
Mary Murphy - Evelyn Stewart
Constance Cummings - Kay Wallace
Roger Livesey - Ben Case
Faith Brook - Lesley Wilson
Mervyn Johns - Ernest Chaple
Vernon Greeves - George Mearns
André Mikhelson - Steve Vadney
David Lodge - Police Sergeant Brown
Basil Dignam - Doctor Gray
Grace Denbigh Russell - Mrs Lynton
Joseph Losey - Director
Garfield Morgan - Waiter
Marianne Stone - Miss Cedrick, the Secretary
Peter Veness - Policeman
Frederic Steger - Barman
Losey had been blacklisted in the United States when he made the film. Along with a number of other American directors and screenwriters he moved to Britain and began making films under an alias. The screenplay was written by Howard Koch who had also been blacklisted, and wrote under the name Peter Howard. The film was made at Shepperton Studios.
Losey has a small cameo part in the film, playing a film director.