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Hajji Washington (1982)

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Hajji Hossein-Gholi Noori (Haji Baba) goes to Washington D.C. as the first Iranian (Persian) ambassador to the United States of America. After he opens the embassy, he is unable to invite ... See full summary »

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Cast overview:
Ezzatolah Entezami ...
Hajji Hossein-Gholi Noori
Richard Harrison ...
President Andrew Johnson / Grover Cleveland
Ransel Cass ...
Native Indian Chief
Ludovico Della Jojo ...
Mirza Mahmood
Mario Diano ...
American secretary of State
Mehri Vadadian ...
Haji's wife
Esmail Mohammadi ...
Peep-show man
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Hajji Hossein-Gholi Noori (Haji Baba) goes to Washington D.C. as the first Iranian (Persian) ambassador to the United States of America. After he opens the embassy, he is unable to invite statesmen to visit him. Haji fires the embassy staff due to the inability of the Persian government to meet the embassy's needs. One night he is visited by President Grover Cleveland. Written by Pouyan Bokaee

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