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Three Strangers (1946)





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On the eve of the Chinese New Year, three strangers make a pact before a small statue of the Chinese goddess of Destiny. The threesome agree to purchase a sweepstakes ticket and share whatever winnings might accrue. Alas, the pact brings little more than misfortune for all concerned.

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Sydney Greenstreet
as Jerome K. Arbutny
Peter Lorre
as Johnny West
Geraldine Fitzgerald
as Crystal Shackleford
Joan Lorring
as Icey Crane
Arthur Shields
as Prosecutor
Rosalind Ivan
as Lady Rhea
John Alvin
as Junior Clerk
Alan Napier
as Shackleford
Clifford Brooke
as Senior Clerk
Doris Lloyd
as Mrs. Proctor
Stanley Logan
as Maj. Beach
Holmes Herbert
as Sir Robert (uncredited)
Ian Wolfe
as Gillkie the Barrister (uncredited)
Connie Leon
as Flower Woman (uncredited)
Colin Kenny
as Alfred - Innkeeper / Bartender (uncredited)
Olaf Hytten
as Prison Turnkey (uncredited)
Eric Wilton
as Bailiff (uncredited)
Keith Hitchcock
as Donald Fry (uncredited)
Leslie Denison
as Detective (uncredited)
Leyland Hodgson
as Police Inspector in Pub (uncredited)
Alec Craig
as Man on Park Bench (uncredited)
Reginald Sheffield
as Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
Benny Burt
as Drunken Stranger (uncredited)
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Critic Reviews for Three Strangers

All Critics (2)

Overwritten in some parts, and not too carefully cast, nevertheless it hold the attention most of the time, in the manner of a picture puzzle.

July 12, 2021 | Full Review…

The intricately plotted messy film becomes enjoyable mainly because of the spirited performances.

March 12, 2011 | Rating: B | Full Review…

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