In 1860s Madrid, Fabián Conde is a dissolute young man who drives his dishonored identity into a life of seduction and dueling. When he eventually falls in love, changes for good and finds ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Armando Calvo ...
Fabián Conde
Manuel Luna ...
Diego
Mercedes Vecino ...
Matilde
Guillermo Marín ...
Lázaro
Trini Montero ...
Gabriela (as Trinidad Montero)
Porfiria Sanchíz ...
Gregoria
Juan Calvo ...
Gutiérrez
Carlos Muñoz ...
Juan de Moncada
Guillermina Grin ...
Beatriz de Haro
Manuel París ...
Felipe Núñez
Manuel Arbó ...
Don Jaime de la Guardia
Joaquín Roa ...
Un caballero
Concha Fernández ...
Leonor
José Sáez de Tejada ...
Demetrio
Juana Mansó ...
Francisca
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In 1860s Madrid, Fabián Conde is a dissolute young man who drives his dishonored identity into a life of seduction and dueling. When he eventually falls in love, changes for good and finds the truth about his family, his two opposite friends give him contrasted advice on what he should do. He chooses and time goes by. Then something unexpected happens that will put him on the brim of loosing everything he has fought for. Written by BSK

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30 August 1946 (Portugal)  »

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O Escândalo  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Armando Calvo had become a successful leading man by the time El Escándalo was made, and he would be even more popular after this film. It is a curiosity watching him perform together with his father, Juan Calvo (Juan Domènech), who plays the role of Gutiérrez, the man who will reveal the truth about Fabián Conde's past. See more »

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