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Jeronima de las Cuevas
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Don Miguel de las Cuevas
Mario Feliciani ...
Nino de Guevara
Franco Giacobini ...
Francisco
Renzo Giovampietro ...
Brother Felix
Ángel Aranda ...
Nino Crisman ...
Diego de Castillo
Gabriella Giorgelli ...
Maria
Giulio Donnini ...
Pignatelli
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Rafael Rivelles ...
Marquis of Villena
John Karlsen ...
Prosecutor
John Francis Lane ...
De Agueda
Rossana Martini ...
Zaida
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The Lavish Courts of Spain...The Savage Torture of the Inquisition...The Treachery of Love...All Storming Across the Canvas of the Man Called El Greco See more »

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Form of fado
19 May 2010 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

About an artist. And about a slice of Spain history. A love story and definition of art against prejudices. In same time,delicate description of stranger condition. A Hollywood production, with same recipes of "ad usum delphini" history, glamor and unhappy love, with a magnificent Mell Ferrer and sweet colors. Seed of nostalgia, chair for rediscover of past, few flavor of childhood, with great heroes and nice adventures, "El Greco" is form of a fado. Portrait of an era, circle of magic gestures and hope, victory of a not-yet born Don Quijote. It is not a masterpiece. But it is more that. An escape. And lucky coin. Window. To a world who believes in everyone.


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