The Purple Mask (1955)

The Purple Mask


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Tony Curtis was by 1955 an accomplished enough actor to get through the costumed derring-do of The Purple Mask minus the awkwardness he'd displayed in his earlier swashbucklers. Curtis is cast as Rene, a foppish 18th century French nobleman who doubles as the Purple Mask, a Royalist supporter who kidnaps officers of the Republic and ransoms them back to Napoleon (Stefan Bekassy) for a hefty fee. Managing to elude Napoleon's minions through most of the picture, Rene gives himself up only when the … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Action & Adventure
Directed By:
Written By: Oscar Brodney, Charles Latour


as Rene de Traviere

as Laurette de Latour

as Brisquet

as Capt. Charles Lavern...

as Mme. Valentine

as Marcel Cadonal

as Rochet

as Andre Majolin

as Baron de Morleve

as Due de Latour

as Constance

as De Morsanne

as De Vivanne

as Father Brochard

as Count de Chauvac

as French officer

as Old servant
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Full Review… | March 25, 2006
New York Times
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Tony Curtis interpreta o 'Zorro' francês de forma leve e descontraída, mas o filme jamais chega a empolgar.

September 18, 2003
Cinema em Cena

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