The Falcon's Brother

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The Falcon's Brother
The Falcon's Brother poster.jpg
Original cinema poster
Directed by Stanley Logan
Produced by Maurice Geraghty
Screenplay by Stuart Palmer
Craig Rice
Based on Characters created 
by Michael Arlen
Starring George Sanders
Tom Conway
Music by Roy Webb
Cinematography Russell Metty
Edited by Mark Robson
Distributed by RKO Radio Pictures
Release dates
  • November 6, 1942 (1942-11-06) (United States)
Running time 63 mins.
Country United States
Language English

The Falcon's Brother is a 1942 American crime drama film in which George Sanders, who had been portraying "The Falcon" in a series of movies, appears with his lookalike brother Tom Conway; the brothers play brothers and Sanders hands off the series to Conway, who plays the new Falcon in nine subsequent films. The movie, the only one to feature two Falcons, was directed by Stanley Logan.


  • George Sanders as Gay Lawrence
  • Tom Conway as Tom Lawrence
  • Jane Randolph as Marcia Brooks
  • Don Barclay as Lefty
  • Cliff Clark as Inspector Timothy Donovan
  • Edward Gargan as Detective Bates
  • Eddie Dunn as Detective Grimes
  • Charlotte Wynters as Arlette
  • James Newill as Paul Harrington
  • Keye Luke as Jerry - Gay's Houseboy
  • Amanda Varela as Carmela
  • George J. Lewis as Valdez
  • Gwili Andre as Diane Medford

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