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King in Shadow (1957)

Herrscher ohne Krone (original title)
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Ingeborg Schöner ...
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Wilfried Jan Heyn ...
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Peter Esser ...
Court Chaplain Münter
Helmuth Lohner ...
Count Holck
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Heini Göbel
Georg Lehn
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