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Fernando Fernán Gómez ...
Esquilache
José Luis López Vázquez ...
Antonio Campos
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Fernanda
Ángel de Andrés ...
Marqués de la Ensenada
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Pastora Patermo
Adolfo Marsillach ...
Carlos III
Amparo Rivelles ...
Isabel de Farnesio
Alberto Closas ...
Duque de Villasanta
Tito Valverde ...
Bernardo (as Fernando Valverde)
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Félix Casales
Juan Meseguer ...
Julián
José Antonio Navarro
Joaquín Notario
Josu Ormaetxe
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A good portrait of political dificulties in Spain during King Charles III times
6 May 2003 | by (Madrid, Spain) – See all my reviews

A very good portrait of Spain and its difficulties during the period of King Charles the Third, Major of Madrid, too. He was an exceptional Major and good king, but due to its Italian ascendency and his choice of an Italian Prime Minister, the people did not like its Govern.

The film is about Mr. Esquilache, the Prime Minister and tells us its troubles to maintain the peace due to its interest in getting a good government for the Spanish people.

Very good characterization, filmed in real places and excellent dresses. It maintains your attention from start to end.


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