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You're Missing the Point (1940)

Ahí está el detalle (original title)
| Comedy | 1940 (USA)
The boyfriend (Cantinflas) of the servant of a rich industrial man, gets into the house in order to kill a mad dog. Suddenly this man appears so the servant tells him that Cantinflas is his... See full summary »

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Joaquín Pardavé ...
Sara García ...
Sofía Álvarez ...
Dolores Camarillo ...
Manuel Noriega ...
Juez
Antonio R. Frausto ...
Defensor
Agustín Isunza ...
Fiscal
Antonio Bravo ...
Francisco Jambrina ...
Joaquín Coss ...
Magistrado
Eduardo Arozamena ...
Juez sordo
Rafael Icardo ...
Comisario tonto
Alfredo Varela ...
Escribiente (as Alfredo Varela Jr.)
Ángel T. Sala ...
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The boyfriend (Cantinflas) of the servant of a rich industrial man, gets into the house in order to kill a mad dog. Suddenly this man appears so the servant tells him that Cantinflas is his wife's brother (Leonardo), who had been lost for years. The rich man then remembers that his father in law's testament could only be paid when all brothers get together, so treats Cantinflas, a real bum, as a king. Written by Michel Rudoy <mdrc@hp9000a1.uam.mx>

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10 October 1999 | by (Madrid, Spain) – See all my reviews

I mean...when I first saw this movie, I didn't wanna see it, there was nothing else on t.v., constantly zapped out of this prehistoric black&white film, tennis on 2nd channel, rubbish on Tele-5, so I finally landed on this "Ahí está el Detalle" again, it was just beginning...I had a laugh, then one more, laughs got into outbursts of uncontrollable laughter, decided to turn on de VCR and recorded it almost wholly, I had to see it three times to get it all in (Mr. Mario Moreno talks so fast you have to listen twice) .It's the only one I liked by Cantinflas but the best comic movie I've ever seen in my life.


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