Dance with a Stranger (1985)

08/09/1985 (US) CrimeDrama 1h 42m

It wasn't simply love. It was a case of cold-blooded passion.


Based on the true story of Ruth Ellis, the last woman hanged in Britain, Mike Newell's Dance With a Stranger (1985) concentrates on Ellis's (Richardson) short-lived relationship with motor-racing driver David Blakely (Rupert Everett).

  1. Mike Newell


  2. Shelagh Delaney


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  1. Miranda Richardson

    Miranda Richardson

    Ruth Ellis

  2. Rupert Everett

    Rupert Everett

    David Blakeley

  3. Ian Holm

    Ian Holm

    Desmond Cussen

  4. Stratford Johns

    Stratford Johns

    Morrie Conley

  5. Joanne Whalley

    Joanne Whalley


  6. Tom Chadbon

    Tom Chadbon

    Anthony Findlater

  7. Jane Bertish

    Jane Bertish

    Carole Findlater

  8. David Troughton

    David Troughton

    Cliff Davis

  9. Matthew Carroll


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