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Su excelencia (1967)

Unrated | | Comedy, Drama | 3 May 1967 (Mexico)
Lopez, treated derisively by all as Lopitos, is a humble but loyal citizen of Los Cocos Republic, working as an assistant at the chancellery, helping to process visas. Through a sudden ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Lopez 'Lopitos' / His Excellency the Ambassador of Los Cocos (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Sonia Infante ...
Lolita, secretaria
Guillermo Zetina ...
Lic. Don Tirso de la Pompa y Pompa, consejero
Tito Junco ...
General León Balarraza, agregado militar
Miguel Manzano ...
Don Serafín Templado, secretario
José Gálvez ...
Camarada Osky Popovsky, primer ministro
Víctor Alcocer ...
Almirante Neptuno Aguado, agregado naval
Maura Monti ...
Camarada Tania
Jack Kelly ...
Embajador de Dolaronia
Eduardo Alcaraz ...
Don Salustio Menchaca, embajador de Los Cocos
Fernando Wagner ...
Representante de Salchichonia
Carlos Riquelme ...
Presidente de la República de Pepeslavia
Quintín Bulnes ...
Mayordomo Petrovsky
Eduardo MacGregor ...
Camarada Vasily Vasilov, ministro de relaciones exteriores
Luis Manuel Pelayo ...
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Lopez, treated derisively by all as Lopitos, is a humble but loyal citizen of Los Cocos Republic, working as an assistant at the chancellery, helping to process visas. Through a sudden series of events, namely the fear of the number 13 by the Los Cocos Ambassador, a strict protocol, three military coups and a revolution, all successful in the same day, with as much changes in governments, and ambassadors, Lopitos becomes the ambassador. Just when a powerful international struggle is taking place, and the Red and Green factions are vying to attract all the yet undecided votes amongst the nations of the world, to convene soon in an international conference to decide who will govern the world. It happens all nations have either lined up behind the "Green" banner, led by the money oriented Dolaronia, or the "Red" ideology, whose figurehead is the prime minister of socialist Pepeslavia; except, of course, the recently appointed civil government of Los Cocos. With the votes divided ... Written by Artemis-9

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Comedy | Drama

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(director's cut)

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(RCA High Fidelity)

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(Eastmancolor)

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1.85 : 1
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Not the best of the bunch but still great!
19 April 2005 | by (Elk Grove, California) – See all my reviews

Mario Moreno does it again with his role as an ambassador in this movie. It is very funny to see how he gets his position. The film is basically about communism v democracy. People from each party are trying to get enough votes to gain momentum in the "united nations". Because Cantinflas is the deciding vote, he is being bombarded by both sides. All the names of the nations are made up but you can tell who they represent. The film has a lot of funny moments but not quite as much as in previous films. The most memorable part of this movie is the ending. The speech he makes leaves you with chills. It seemed to show us Mario Morenos true feelings at such a delicate time in history. Overall, this movie is worth buying, especially if your a Cantinflas Fan!


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