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This darkly haunting slightly fictionalized film is a retelling of the life and death of Ruth Ellis (Miranda Richardson), the last woman to be executed in England.
1985 | Winner: Award of the Youth (Foreign Film)
1985 | Directors' Fortnight
1986 | 3rd place: Best Supporting Actor
1986 | Winner: Best Supporting Actor
1986 | Nominee: Best Foreign Director
Mike Newell perfectly describes the moment when Film Noir meets Reality in Dance with a Stranger, a film that haunted me for a few hours. Masterpiece.