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Chronicle of a Death Foretold (1987)
"Cronaca di una morte annunciata" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  8 May 1987 (Italy)
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A small village in Latin America. Santiago have been knife in the morning. It surprise nobody. The Vicario brothers have openly declared the would kill him to avenge the lost honour of ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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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
Lucia Bosé ...
Placida Linero
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Santiago Nasar
Alain Cuny ...
Widower
Sergi Mateu ...
Young Cristo Bedoya
Silverio Blasi
Carlos Miranda
Rogerio Miranda
Vicky Hernández ...
Clotilde Armenta
Leonor González
Caroline Lang ...
Margot
Carolina Rosi ...
Flora Miguel
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A small village in Latin America. Santiago have been knife in the morning. It surprise nobody. The Vicario brothers have openly declared the would kill him to avenge the lost honour of their young sister. It's the way and custom of the country. Nothing and nobody would have prevent it. It was a death foretold. Let see how and why. Written by Jean-Marie Berthiaume <jiembe@videotron.ca>

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In the novel the narrator is the author himself (that is hinted by the names of his brothers and wife), while in the movie is the character of Cristo Bedoya, the closest friend of Santiago Nasar. 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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