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Teresa Parenti
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Augusto Parenti
Mario Carotenuto ...
Don Aldo
Osvaldo Ruggeri ...
Nino Colasanti
Duilio Cruciani ...
Mario Parenti
Aldo Cecconi ...
Un graduato
Dino Mele ...
Detenuto con Augusto
Giulio Paradisi ...
Detenuto con Augusto
Silla Bettini ...
Detenuto con Augusto
Luciano Bonanni ...
Detenuto con Augusto
Ermelinda De Felice ...
Sora Giovanna
Winni Riva ...
Sora Nannina
Fiona Florence ...
Regina
Eugenio Cappabianca ...
Cardinale
Alberto Hammermann ...
Prete del seminario
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Rome, 1870. Opponents of the church power are being sent to prison. Some of the exhausted prisoners are asking for the mercy of Pope. Others, like Augusto Parenti, prefer to fight for their rights until the end. His wife, Teresa is a simple woman, who gets involved with the rebels... Written by nitorch

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