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Spirits of the Dead (1968) Poster

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Only film to feature siblings Jane Fonda and Peter Fonda. They play cousins.
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The film was originally to have been directed by Orson Welles, Luis Buñuel and Federico Fellini.
Peter O'Toole was originally cast as Toby Dammit. After he pulled out, Federico Fellini contacted a London casting agency and asked them to send the most decadent actors they had to Rome to see him. They sent Terence Stamp and James Fox, and Fellini chose Stamp.
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Marlon Brando and Richard Burton were considered for the role of Toby Dammit.
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Louis Malle had originally wanted then -model Florinda Bolkan to play the Brigitte Bardot part.
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Fellini had spent most of 1967 working on the " Yoyage of G. Mastorna" with Marcello Mastroianni and Dino de Laurentiis but it collapsed due to health and personal problems suffered by the director. This was his first work since " Juliet of the Spirits" in 1965.
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DOP Giuseppe Rotunno screened a restored print of Fellini 's " Toby Dammit " at the Tribeca Festival in 2008.
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Terence Stamp and Peter Fonda worked together again many years later in "The Limey" (1999).
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