Actors have played the same role in more than one movie. Cagney did George M. Cohan in YANKEE DOODLE DANDY and THE SEVEN LITTLE FOYS. Edward Arnold played Diamond Jim Brady in DIAMOND JIM and LILLIAN RUSSELL. This was the first time Brennan played this role, then he did it again in a
total remake of this picture called LURE OF THE WILDERNESS, a rare item in cinema history. It was Renoir's first U.S. picture, a difficult assignment because the story had to do with an area and a collection of people who were not familiar to most Americans. Brennan has been falsely accused of a
murder, tried, convicted, and sent to jail. He's escaped and taken refuge in the overgrown ...