The Intruder (The Stranger)
The Intruder (The Stranger) (1962)

Adapted from Charles Beaumont's novel and using superb production techniques to add authenticity, this low-budget movie tells the story of a racist who tries to block court-ordered desegregation in a small-town school.

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: March 27, 2001
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Shatner gives a very scary performance (this was pre-"Star Trek"). Corman's direction is gritty and uncompromising.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...suffers from an amateurish vibe that extends to virtually every aspect of the proceedings.

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Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

Hollywood should continually revisit the film for an example of how to tell a socially significant story without preaching

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Stella Dallas
please people, watch this, it's terrific. corman's best film. and who knew shatner could act. easily found on youtube