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Domingo Soler ...
Manolita Saval ...
Antonio Bravo ...
Margarita Cortés ...
Emma Roldán ...
Luis Alcoriza ...
Juan Prouvaire
Francisco Jambrina ...
Enjolras (as Fco. Jambrina)
Manuel Noriega ...
Guillernormand (as M. Noriega)
Arturo Soto Rangel ...
Monsignor Bienvenido Myriel
Virginia Manzano ...
José Ortiz de Zárate ...
Prefecto (as J. Ortiz de Zarate)
Luis Cortés
Alicia Rodríguez ...
Cozetta, niña
Lupita Torrentera
Enrique García Álvarez ...
Abogado defensor (as Enrique G. Alvarez)
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Jean Valjean, an old man whose life has been nearly destroyed by his pursuit by an implacable lawman, Javert, for a minor infraction years before, finds himself and his adopted daughter caught up in the revolutionary conflicts of France in the 1830s. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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23 October 1944 (USA)  »

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Il forzato di Tolone  »

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