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When a Stranger Calls (1979)

R
97 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

A psychopathic killer terrorizes a babysitter, then returns seven years later to menace her again.
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Donald Peterman (as Don Peterman)
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$1,500,000
Gross (US & Canada)
$21,411,158
Gross (World)
$21,411,158
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Release date
Oct 26, 1979 (United States)
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31 cast members
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Carol Kane
Jill Johnson Jill Johnson   See fewer
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Rutanya Alda
Mrs. Mandrakis Mrs. Mandrakis   See fewer
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Carmen Argenziano
Dr. Mandrakis Dr. Mandrakis   See fewer
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William Boyett
Sgt. Sacker (as Bill Boyett) Sgt. Sacker (as Bill Boyett)   See fewer
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Charles Durning
John Clifford John Clifford   See fewer
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Ron O'Neal
Lt. Charlie Garber Lt. Charlie Garber   See fewer
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Heetu
Houseboy Houseboy   See fewer
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Rachel Roberts
Dr. Monk Dr. Monk   See fewer
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Tony Beckley
Curt Duncan Curt Duncan   See fewer
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Joseph Reale
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Ed Wright
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Louise Wright
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Carol Tillery Banks
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Dennis McMullen
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Wally Taylor
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John Tobyansen
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Sara Damman
Bianca Lockart Bianca Lockart   See fewer
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Richard Bail
Stevie Lockart Stevie Lockart   See fewer
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Steven Anderson
Stephen Lockart Stephen Lockart   See fewer
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Lenora May
Sharon Sharon   See fewer
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Randy Holland
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Trent Dolan
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Frank DiElsi
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Arell Blanton
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DeForest Covan
Officer #1 (as De Forest Covan) Officer #1 (as De Forest Covan)   See fewer
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Charles Boswell
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Dick Warlock
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Cheryl Wilson
Mrs. Shifrin (uncredited) Mrs. Shifrin (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.5 / 10 | 8,457 votes