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Measure for Measure (1943)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Carlo Tamberlani ...
Il reggente Angelo
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Isabella
Nelly Corradi ...
Marianna
Loredana ...
Giulietta
Alfredo Varelli ...
Il duca Vincenzo / il frate
Memo Benassi ...
Lucio
Osvaldo Genazzani ...
Claudio
Lamberto Picasso ...
La Scala
Cesco Baseggio ...
Schiumetta
Amelia Chellini ...
Madama La Spanata
Aldo Silvani ...
Varrio
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Arturo Bragaglia
Federico Collino
Claudio Ermelli
Lina Marengo
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7 December 1951 (USA)  »

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Italian censorship visa # 31847 delivered on 2-2-1943. See more »

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Version of Maß für Maß (1974) See more »

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