The Brotherhood
The Brotherhood (1968)

A gangster and his younger brother have a difference of opinion on their approach to their involvement in organized crime. Frank (Kirk Douglas) is the old school mafioso who tries to control the impulses of his impatient younger brother… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: January 1, 1968
DVD Release Date: May 14, 2002
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Time Out

[Director Martin] Ritt can do very little with the breast-beating which attends this tale of brotherly love and self-sacrifice.

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Film4

The acting is memorable throughout - Douglas characteristically tense, Cord perfect as the smoother sibling and Adler menacing as the boss.

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Vincent Canby
New York Times

The Brotherhood has an old-fashioned, beautiful energy about it.

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Godfather-like saga has its moments.

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