Strangers In The City

  • 1962
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

A gripping but sometimes overly melodramatic story about a Puerto Rican family struggling in a Manhattan ghetto. The father, Delgado, is entrenched in his old ways and cannot understand how the US system works. He loses his job, so his son and daughter go looking for work. The son encounters prejudice and gangs. The daughter, de Triana, gets a job in a...read more

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(Movie Clip) Overtime
Puerto Rican Elena (Greta Margos) is introduced to her new job by her creepy boss (Joseph Licato) in a cruel sequence from filmmaker Rick Carrier's St (more…)
(Movie Clip) Dirty Jobs!
Dinner at the Alvarez household features Felipe (Robert Gentile) mad about losing his job, Jose and Elena (Camilo Delgado, Greta Margos) frightened an (more…)
(Movie Clip) Groceries
Street thug Caddy (Robert Corso) and his gang make their first appearance, mugging Jose (Camilo Delgado) as he's delivering groceries in Strangers in (more…)
(Movie Clip) Opening Credits
Opening title sequence for independent filmmaker Rick Carrier's Strangers in the City, 1962, shot at minimal expense in Spanish Harlem on Manhattan's (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A gripping but sometimes overly melodramatic story about a Puerto Rican family struggling in a Manhattan ghetto. The father, Delgado, is entrenched in his old ways and cannot understand how the US system works. He loses his job, so his son and daughter go… (more)

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