Rachel and the Stranger

Also Known As

Die gekaufte Frau ( Austria ), Ehe ohne Liebe ( Austria / West Germany ), Il vagabondo della foresta ( Italy ), Kvinden i vildmarken ( Denmark ), Kvinnan i vildmarken ( Sweden ), Nainen erämaassa ( Finland ), O Homem que Eu Amo ( Brazil ), Rachel e o Estranho ( Brazil ), Rachel i el foraster ( Spain ), Rachel y el forastero ( Spain ), Raquel y el vagabundo ( Venezuela ), Sklavin der Wildnis ( West Germany ), The Tall Dark Stranger ( USA ), Vuelve a amanecer ( Spain )


Rachel and the Stranger
  • 20 September 1948

  • Western

  • USA

  • 92 min

  • 1 nomination

  • 7.0

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Loretta Young

Rachel Harvey

William Holden

David Harvey

Robert Mitchum

Jim Fairways

Gary Gray



David Harvey is a widower with a young son, Davey. They live on an isolated Ohio farm during the pioneer days. He wants his son to be raised in the manner his wife would have wanted - with proper schooling, Bible study and proper manners. Rachel, an indentured servant, is sold to David. David then marries her in order that little Davey would have a mother to properly raise him. David shows no real affection towards Rachel since this is a marriage of convenience. This all ... more

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movie09 February 2015

This is another classic b/w movie worth watching





I cant fathom parting with my money to see it despite the good reviews.10 January 2012

I cant fathom parting with my money to see it despite the good reviews.





Thanks03 December 2011

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.





Thanks for that comment good to know03 February 2011

Thanks for that comment good to know





thanks03 February 2011

Thanks, I might have to check this out one of these days.

type casting




Loretta Young03 January 2010

I think Loretta Young was one of the most beautiful women in Hollywood \\\"back in the day.\\\" She certainly exuded grace and professionalism. I remember as a young girl she had her own show \\\"The Loretta Young Show\\\" every Sunday evening and we would all gather around to view it as a family.

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