The Brave One (1961)

Movie First Released: 1956

Original U.S. Half Sheet Movie Poster
22" x 28"
Condition: Fine, Very Good, Folded

Condition Note: Condition: Very Good to Fine. Previously folded, some fold wear, some edge wear, slight creasing in corners and borders, slight staining on borders, single-sided, stored flat

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SKU: FFF-56519 Category: Movie Released: 1956 Decade: 1950s

Storyline

The Brave One is a bull named Gitano (or Gypsy). A Mexican boy Michael Ray “adopts” Gitano after saving the animal’s life during a storm. The friendship between bull and boy is threatened when Gitano’s legal owners claim the animal and ship it off to the bullring. Moved by the boy’s plight, the President of Mexico signs a “pardon” for Gitano – but not soon enough to prevent the bull’s appearance at the Plaze de Mexico at Mexico City, where he faces top matador Fermin Rivera. Based on a true incident, the film earned a “best story” Academy Award for one Robert Rich – who, much to the embarrassment of the Academy (and the delight of civil libertarians) turned out to be blacklisted screenwriter Dalton Trumbo.

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