Richard Armitage, Siobhan Finneran and some oddball elements elevate this very serviceable mystery thriller…
This is a spoiler-free review and comes from Den of Geek UK.
Secrets! Everybody’s got ‘em. Sordid little lies tucked away behind incognito tabs and fake online usernames. Maybe you diddled your expenses or your mortgage application or your son’s clarinet teacher. Let’s say you robbed Peter to pay Paul, then knocked Peter over the back of the head with a golf club and fed his remains to Paul’s pig. Whatever foul canker you’ve shoved so far up inside your folds nobody could ever find it, you’d better hope that you don’t get a visit from the Stranger.
The Stranger is Netflix’s new UK thriller, adapted by Danny Brocklehurst from the 2015 novel of the same name by crime mystery superstar Harlan Coben. It’s about