We Were Strangers
We Were Strangers (1949)

Set in the Cuba of 1933, We Were Strangers stars John Garfield as revolutionary-minded Tony Fenner. A member of an underground movement dedicated to toppling the despotic Machado regime, Tony supervises the booby-trapping of a cemetery… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 22, 2005
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Critic Score: 80% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Rhett Bartlett
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Nestled in amongst Key Largo, and The Asphalt Jungle; this John Huston pro-uprising film has somehow slipped through our memory. Demands to be rediscovered.

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Fernando F. Croce

The stark claustrophobia of the compositions is continuously goosed by urgent surrealism

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Dennis Schwartz
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Grim historical thriller.

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jay nixon
Political drama of the initial Cuban upheaval pre-1933. Shown from the vantage point of the revolutionaries and their plot to overthrow the oppressive… More