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The Tall Stranger is a 1957 American western film directed by Thomas Carr and starring Joel McCrea, Virginia Mayo and Barry Kelley.[1] It is based on the novel of the same name by Louis L'Amour.

The Tall Stranger
The Tall Stranger (film).jpg
Directed byThomas Carr
Produced byRichard V. Heermance
Walter Mirisch
Written byChristopher Knopf
Louis L'Amour (novel)
StarringJoel McCrea
Virginia Mayo
Barry Kelley
Music byHans J. Salter
CinematographyWilfrid M. Cline
Edited byWilliam Austin
Distributed byAllied Artists
Release date
November 17, 1957
Running time
81 minutes
CountryUnited States

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  1. ^ Pitts p.342


  • Pitts, Michael R. Western Movies: A Guide to 5,105 Feature Films. McFarland, 2012.

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