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The Two Orphans (1947)
"I due orfanelli" (original title)

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France nineteenth century : Two middle aged orphans Gaspare and Battista find out (thanks to a soothsayer) that one is the offspring of the Hangman of Paris and the other is the son of a ... See full summary »

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Carlo Campanini ...
Battista
Vera Bergman ...
Una collegiale
Franca Marzi ...
Susanne
Isa Barzizza ...
Matilde
Nerio Bernardi ...
Il ducca Filippo
Raymond Bussières ...
Deval
Ada Dondini ...
La direttrice dell'orfanatrofio
Luigi Almirante ...
Il boia di Parigi
Dina Romano ...
La domestica del boia
Galeazzo Benti ...
Giorgio
Mario Castellani ...
Il maggiordomo
Raimondo Vianello ...
Un ufficiale
Guglielmo Barnabò ...
Il giudice
Annette Poivre ...
Madame Thérèse
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France nineteenth century : Two middle aged orphans Gaspare and Battista find out (thanks to a soothsayer) that one is the offspring of the Hangman of Paris and the other is the son of a count. But it is only a dream of theirs... Written by Salvatore Santangelo <pappagone2@libero.it>

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14 February 1953 (Portugal)  »

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Orfãozinhos do Barulho  »

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