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The Paper Man (1963)

El hombre de papel (original title)
A deaf and mute vagabond finds a large denomination bill in a Mexico City dump, and while he tries to buy something with it, others try to con him into giving it away.

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(screenplay), (story "El Billete") (as Luís Spota) | 4 more credits »
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win. See more awards »

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Adán
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La Italiana
Susana Cabrera ...
La Gorda
Guillermo Orea ...
Tendero
Alicia del Lago ...
María
José Ángel Espinosa 'Ferrusquilla' ...
Torcuato (as Ferrusquilla)
Famie Kaufman ...
Prostituta flaca (as 'Vitola')
Mario García 'Harapos' ...
El Gorgojo, pepenador (as Harapos)
Dolores Camarillo ...
Encargada del deposito de papel
Raúl Castell ...
Don Trini
Tizoc Rodríguez
Jana Kleinburg ...
Señorita profesora
Carlos Ancira ...
Comisario
Pedro de Urdimalas ...
Policía en comisaria
Ismael Rodríguez Jr.
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A deaf and mute vagabond finds a large denomination bill in a Mexico City dump, and while he tries to buy something with it, others try to con him into giving it away. Written by Salvador Monroy Ordaz <comarqro@akbaal.image.net.mx>

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5 September 1963 (Mexico)  »

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1.85 : 1
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Written by Cuco Sánchez
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