The Brotherhood
The Brotherhood (1968)

In Martin Ritt's The Brotherhood, Kirk Douglas plays Frank Ginetta, an old-line Mafioso who resents the newer policies encouraged by his younger brother Vince (Alex Cord). Frank resists all attempts at modernizing his operation,… More

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Rated: PG-13
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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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