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Cast overview, first billed only:
Elsa Daniel ...
Albertina
Duilio Marzio ...
José María
Lautaro Murúa ...
Uncle Lucas
Lydia Lamaison ...
Marta
Hebe Marbec ...
Laura
Oscar Orlegui ...
Diego
Carlos López Monet ...
Gustavo (as Carlos Monet)
Mariela Reyes
Mónica Grey
Nora Singerman
Pinky ...
Delfina
Óscar Robledo
Emma Bernal ...
Tía
Enrique Kossi
Miguel Caiazzo
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Albertina, a pretty but wet university student, is hired by a bedridden widow to take care of her and her four children. Helping out around the house she soon discovers the kids live a life of their own, independent of their mother, who neglects them. The atmosphere of the place is both fascinating and unhealthy and Albertina gradually finds herself stuck in it so that although a young lawyer falls for her, she won't follow him out of the house... Written by Guy Bellinger

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26 February 1959 (Argentina)  »

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