Corsican Brothers, The (1960)
Title: Corsican Brothers, The
Type: Foreign Movie Posters
Condition: Good Folded
The Corsican Brothers
Original Indian (1941) Stone Litho 1960’s Reissue
J. Pinto Art
The Corsican Brothers, the 1941 Gregory Ratoff romantic love triangle adventure thriller ("Edward Small presents Alexandre Dumas' Immortal Classic"; "Screenplay by George Bruce from a free adaptation of the Dumas story by George Bruce and Howard Estabrook"; about two brothers who are conjoined twins and they are separated, and one grows up to be a gentleman, and the other a thief, and after many years, they are reunited and compete for the same woman and settle their differences) starring Douglas Fairbanks Jr. (in a dual role as twin brothers!), Ruth Warrick, Akim Tamiroff, J. Carrol Naish, H.B. Warner, Henry Wilcoxon, John Emery, Gloria Holden, and Veda Ann Borg
The story is based on the novella Les frères Corses (in English: Corsican Brothers) by French writer Alexandre Dumas, pere. Dimitri Tiomkin was nominated for an Academy Award for Original Music Score (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture).
The actor doubling for Fairbanks in the two-shot portions if this movie, his face averted from the camera, is Peter Cushing.