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The Wrong Box
Directed by:
Bryan Forbes

Directed by Bryan Forbes, "The Wrong Box" (also known as "Letzte Grüße von Onkel Joe", "Cassa sbagliata, La") is a Comedy film, released in the USA on July 19 of 1966 , starring John Mills, Ralph Richardson, Michael Caine, Peter Cook, Dudley Moore and Nanette Newman.

Who directed "The Wrong Box":

The Wrong Box was directed by Bryan Forbes, an English actor, writer, director, and producer.

Before The Wrong Box, Bryan Forbes had directed Seance on a Wet Afternoon, released in 1964, Of Human Bondage (1964), The L-Shaped Room (1962). Since, he directed The Whisperers, released in 1967, Deadfall (1968), The Madwoman of Chaillot (1969), The Raging Moon (1971), The Stepford Wives (1975), and The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella (1976).

What was the release date of "The Wrong Box":

The Wrong Box was first released in the United States on Tuesday, July 19, 1966.. This was fifty-three (53) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, May 27, 1966 in the United Kingdom and on Friday, February 03, 1967 in Germany.

What is the cast of "The Wrong Box":

At the casting of The Wrong Box we find John Mills, previously seen in The Chalk Garden (1964) and The Truth About Spring (1964); Ralph Richardson (Doctor Zhivago (1965), Campanadas a medianoche (1965)); Michael Caine (Alfie (1966), Zulu (1964)) [ more... ]

  • Tutte Lemkow and Michael Caine, Nanette Newman, Peter Sellers, Gerald Sim, John Le Mesurier also worked together in The Wrong Arm of the Law, released in 1963.
  • Norman Bird and John Mills, Ralph Richardson, Nanette Newman, Thorley Walters, Gerald Sim also worked together in Oh! What a Lovely War, released in 1969.
  • Peter Sellers, Thorley Walters, Irene Handl and John Le Mesurier can all be seen in Carlton-Browne of the F.O., released in 1959.
  • Irene Handl and Peter Sellers, Thorley Walters, Gerald Sim also appeared in Heavens Above!, released in 1963.
  • Wilfrid Lawson, John Le Mesurier, Norman Rossington and Diane Clare also appeared in Go to Blazes, released in 1962.
  • Diane Clare and Nanette Newman, Cicely Courtneidge, Gerald Sim also appeared in The L-Shaped Room, released in 1962.
  • John Le Mesurier and Peter Sellers, Peter Graves also appeared in The Magic Christian, released in 1969.
  • Ralph Richardson, Peter Cook and Dudley Moore can all be seen in The Bed Sitting Room, released in 1969.
  • Peter Sellers, Irene Handl and John Le Mesurier also appeared in I'm All Right Jack, released in 1959.
  • Peter Sellers, Thorley Walters and Irene Handl can all be seen in Two Way Stretch, released in 1960.
  • Thorley Walters, Irene Handl and John Le Mesurier also worked together in The Pure Hell of St. Trinian's, released in 1960.
  • Norman Rossington and Irene Handl, John Le Mesurier also appeared together in Doctor in Love, released in 1960.
  • John Mills, Thorley Walters and John Le Mesurier also appeared in The Baby and the Battleship, released in 1956.
  • Norman Bird and Nanette Newman, Gerald Sim also worked together in The Raging Moon, released in 1971.
  • John Le Mesurier and Michael Caine, Irene Handl also worked together in The Italian Job, released in 1969.
  • Norman Rossington and Nanette Newman, Norman Bird also appeared together in The League of Gentlemen, released in 1960.
  • Peter Cook, Norman Bird and Norman Rossington can be seen in The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, released in 1970.
  • Gerald Sim, Irene Handl and John Le Mesurier can all be seen in Doctor in Trouble, released in 1970.
  • Irene Handl and Peter Cook, Dudley Moore also worked together in The Hound of the Baskervilles, released in 1978.
  • Norman Bird and Gerald Sim, Peter Graves also appeared in The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella, released in 1976.
  • Peter Sellers and Ralph Richardson, Dudley Moore can all be seen in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, released in 1972.

What is the Storyline of "The Wrong Box":

Two elderly brothers Masterman (John Mills) and Joseph Finsbury (Ralph Richardson) are the last surviving members of a tontine, an investment scheme set up many years before, in which the last surviving member stands to receive a fortune. Masterman is attended by his medical student grandson, Michael (Michael Caine), while his greedy cousins Morris (Peter Cook) and John (Dudley Moore) do their best to keep their annoying uncle Joseph alive. Masterman, who hasn't talked to his despised brother in many years, [...]

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