Dance with a Stranger

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"It wasn't simply love. It was a case of cold-blooded passion."
  • R
  • 1985
  • 1 hr 42 min
  • 6.6  (2,811)

Dance with a Stranger is a 1985 British drama. Mike Newell directed the movie and Miranda Richardson and Rupert Everett starred in the leading roles. Richardson won the Best Actress award at the Evening Standard British Film Awards. The movie tells the story of Ruth Ellis who was the last woman to be hanged in Britain. The story takes place in the 1950s. Shelagh Delaney wrote the screenplay. The movie was important for the political debate in Britain about capital punishment. It helped the public understand the history of capital punishment and why it was abolished in 1965 in Britain. The movie was an important stepping-stone for Richardson and Everett’s careers.

Dance with a Stranger
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Dance with a Stranger is a 1985 British drama. Mike Newell directed the movie and Miranda Richardson and Rupert Everett starred in the leading roles. Richardson won the Best Actress award at the Evening Standard British Film Awards. The movie tells the story of Ruth Ellis who was the last woman to be hanged in Britain. The story takes place in the 1950s. Shelagh Delaney wrote the screenplay. The movie was important for the political debate in Britain about capital punishment. It helped the public understand the history of capital punishment and why it was abolished in 1965 in Britain. The movie was an important stepping-stone for Richardson and Everett’s careers.

Dance with a Stranger is a 1985 crime movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 42 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.6.

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  • Release Date
    1985
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 42 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.6  (2,811)