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The Young Caruso (1951)

Enrico Caruso - Leggenda di una voce (original title)
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Ermanno Randi ...
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Stella
Ciro Scafa ...
Luigi Gregorio Proboseide
Carlo Sposito ...
Giovanni "Gianni" Palma (as Carletto Sposito)
Maurizio Di Nardo ...
Caruso as a boy
Gaetano Verna ...
Mária Tasnádi Fekete ...
Anna (Caruso's mother) (as Maria von Tasnady)
Lamberto Picasso ...
Vergine - Maestro di musica
Nerio Bernardi ...
Francesco Zucchi
Gian Paolo Rosmino ...
Goffredo (as Giampaolo Rosmino)
Romano Laurienzo
Gino Saltamerenda ...
Impressario Callaro
Elena Sangro ...
Signora Tivaldi
Franca Tamantini ...
Carragi - Soprano
Mimì Ferrari
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2 September 1953 (USA)  »

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Movie is OK, but singing is great
17 February 2002 | by (Tijuana, Mexico) – See all my reviews

As an accurate piece of biographical film, I doubt this movie would make it, but the singing of Mario del Monaco is superb. If you enjoy opera, then the singing will not disappoint. The film itself is just an excuse to highlight del Monaco's singing. A young Gina Lollobrigida is a treat.


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