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Chronicle of a Death Foretold (1987)

Cronaca di una morte annunciata (original title)
In a small village in Latin America, Santiago Nasar is killed in the morning, which surprises nobody. The Vicario brothers were openly declaring they would kill him to regain the lost honor... See full summary »

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Bayardo San Roman
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Angela Vicario
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Dr. Cristo Bedoya
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Angela's mother
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Placida Linero
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Santiago Nasar
Alain Cuny ...
Widower
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Young Cristo Bedoya
Silverio Blasi
Carlos Miranda
Rogerio Miranda
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Clotilde Armenta
Leonor González
Caroline Lang ...
Margot
Carolina Rosi ...
Flora Miguel
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In a small village in Latin America, Santiago Nasar is killed in the morning, which surprises nobody. The Vicario brothers were openly declaring they would kill him to regain the lost honor of their young sister, Angela. It's the way and custom of the country. Nothing and nobody would have prevent it. It was a foretold death . Let see how and why. Written by Jean-Marie Berthiaume <jiembe@videotron.ca>

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8 May 1987 (Italy)  »

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Crónica de una muerte anunciada  »

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Director Francesco Rosi was so appalled with Rupert Everett's Spanish accent that he had his voice dubbed for the final print. See more »

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the hardest movie to find- you'd be lucky to see it somewhere
9 April 2004 | by (chi-town) – See all my reviews

this film is impossible to find...which is too bad because I would absolutely love to see it again. I saw it when I was 13 years old and it made such an impression that I read Marques's book and here I am 17 years later still trying to find it! It is romantic, dreamy and a real pleasure to watch. Anthony Delon, Rupert Everett and Ornella Muti deliver a truly unforgettable story.

If anyone know where I can get a copy- see it first and then PLEASE let me know where I can get one!


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