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30 Ratings

Phone Call from a Stranger

United States, 1952
Drama, Film noir


A lawyer whose wife has had an affair sets out to leave her by flying to LA. He becomes ever more involved in the lives of a few fellow travelers on a journey that ends up showing him as much about himself as about the others.

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Phone Call from a Stranger Directed by Jean Negulesco, I.A.R. Wylie

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1952 | Winner: Best Screenplay (International Award)

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