Stranger in Town
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Stranger in Town
All but forgotten today, A Stranger in Town serves as an excellent showcase for the dramatic talents of Frank Morgan. The star 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. Taking a liking to honest young mayoral candidate Bill Adams (Richard Carlson), Grant uses his legal know-how to help thwart Adams' crooked opponents. Jean Rogers, best-known to film buffs as Dale Arden in the first two… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Veteran character actor Frank Morgan gets a rare starring role and makes the best of it."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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