Brothers in Law (1957)

Brothers in Law




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The British Brothers in Law is a characteristically enjoyable Boulting-brother farce, again extracting humor out of the commonplace. Ian Carmichael stars as a novice attorney, full of notions but coming-on a bit too strong for his fellow lawyers. Thanks to the intervention of irascible judge Miles Malleson, Carmichael is forced to jump in and starts swimming with a particularly prickly case. The experience teaches Carmichael how to bend and shape law to his advantage--and also how to curry favor … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Comedy


as Henry Marshall

as Roger Thursby

as Alfred Green

as Sally Smith

as Kendall Grimes

as Alec Blair

as Mrs. Newent

as Charles Poole

as Judge Ryman

as Mrs. Potter

as Judge Emery

as Roger's Father

as Mrs. Thursby

as Judge Lawson

as Undertaker

as Solicitor

as Frost
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Full Review… | March 26, 2009
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