A Stranger in Town (1943)

A Stranger in Town





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In this film, Frank Morgan plays Supreme Court justice John Josephus Grant, who decides to take a break from his hectic schedule by going on a hunting vacation. Travelling incognito, Grant stops over in a small town that turns out to be a hotbed of political corruption.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Classics, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: William Kozlenko, Isobel Lennart
On DVD: Mar 1, 2005



as John Josephus Grant

as Bill Adams

as Lucy Gilbert

as Judge Austin Harkley

as Mayor James Connison

as Vinnie Z. Blaxton

as Roscoe Swade

as Homer Todds

as Charles Craig

as Orrin Todds

as Birdie

as Hart Ridges

as Blaxton's Lawyer

as Supreme Court Justic...
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Veteran character actor Frank Morgan gets a rare starring role and makes the best of it.

Full Review… | June 9, 2007
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Terrific little gem of a film that's provides Frank Morgan a wonderful chance to step out of his signature bumbling fussbudget role to play a wise and efficient judge. He's simply great.

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