Start the Revolution Without Me (1970)
Movie: Start the Revolution Without Me
- Director: Bud Yorkin
- Stars: Gene Wilder, Donald Sutherland, Hugh Griffith, Jack MacGowran, Billie Whitelaw, Victor Spinetti, Ewa Aulin, Helen Fraser, Rosalind Knight, Harry Fowler, Murray Melvin, Ken Parry, Maxwell Shaw, Jacques Maury, Graham Stark
- Release Date: February 04, 1970
- Run Time: 90 min
- Genre: Comedy, History
An account of the adventures of two sets of identical twins, badly scrambled at birth, on the eve of the French Revolution. One set is haughty and aristocratic, the other poor and somewhat dim. They find themselves involved in palace intrigues as history happens around them. Based, very loosely, on Dickens\’s _A Tale of Two Cities_, Dumas\’s _The Corsican Brothers_, etc.