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Brother Orchid(1940)

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Brief Synopsis

After a failed hit, a mob chief recuperates in a monastery.

Cast & Crew

Lloyd Bacon Director
Edward G. Robinson Little John Sarto [also known as Brother Orchid]
Ann Sothern Flo Addams
Humphrey Bogart Jack Buck
Donald Crisp Brother Superior
Ralph Bellamy Clarence Fletcher
Allen Jenkins Willie the Knife
Charles D. Brown Brother Wren
Cecil Kellaway Brother Goodwin
Morgan Conway Philadelphia Powell
Richard Lane Mugsy O'Day
Paul Guilfoyle Red Martin
John Ridgely Texas Pearson
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1940 Production Date:  A Warner Bros.--First National Picture; Jack L. Warner in charge of prod
none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  88 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Wonderful Film

    Tullibee 2014-10-28

    When people say "they don't make movies like that anymore " this is the movie they are talking about. Brother Orchid is a gangster movie... MORE>

  • Brother Orchid

    Mr. Blandings 2011-08-13

    Robinson is in fine form as the gangster who reforms after hiding out in a monestary and learning what having the good life really entails. Overall the... MORE>

  • Brother Orchid (1940)

    Jay Higgins 2009-09-28

    Brilliant and very underrated classic. Edward G. Robinson is magnificent. He is one of my favorite actors and have never seen him in a performance that was... MORE>