Stranger on the Prowl (1952)

Director
Joseph Losey

Main cast
Paul Muni; Joan Lorring; Vittorio Manunta; Luisa Rossi; Aldo Silvani

Genres
Drama

Description
Essentially a two-person character study, the film stars Paul Muni as a down-and-out crook on the lam. Muni befriends a young street urchin (Vittorio Mazzunchelli, billed as "Manunta" in many prints) in an Italian port city. At first amused that the boy is a sneak thief, Muni tries to deflects the kid from a life of crime. Tipped off by a woman anxious to collect the reward for Muni (who is wanted for murder), the police pursue the two lost souls.


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