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Mr. Photographer (1953)

El señor fotógrafo (original title)
An apprentice of photography is accidentally involved in a n international complot.

Director:

Miguel M. Delgado

Writers:

Gustavo Pacheco M. (story), Jaime Salvador (adaptation) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Cantinflas ... Cantinflas (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Rosita Arenas ... Chelito
Ángel Garasa ... Raúl Penagos
Rebeca Iturbide ... Diana Alvírez
Fernando Wagner Fernando Wagner ... Jefe de villanos
Julio Villarreal ... Roberto Alvírez
Wolf Ruvinskis ... Lepka
José Pidal José Pidal ... Doctor Saldívar
Beatriz Ramos Beatriz Ramos ... Enfermera de Dr. Saldívar
Eduardo Alcaraz ... Coronel
Conchita Gentil Arcos ... Mamá de Chelito
Salvador Quiroz Salvador Quiroz ... Don Ole (as Salvador Quiróz)
María Herrero María Herrero ... Ana María Méndez (as Maria Herrero)
Héctor Mateos Héctor Mateos ... Pablo, mayordomo
Pedro Elviro Pedro Elviro ... Novio fotografiado (as Pitouto)
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Storyline

An apprentice of photography is accidentally involved in a n international complot.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Thriller

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Details

Country:

Mexico

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

1954 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cantinflas à la Minute See more »

Filming Locations:

Mexico

Company Credits

Production Co:

Posa Films See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA High Fidelity)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The final fight in this movie is considered for many the best and funniest fight ever filmed in spanish language. See more »

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Referenced in A Quixote Without La Mancha (1969) See more »

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