Tired of the same politicians, who never do anything to improve their welfare, people from a poor neighborhood decide to support the local shoeshine boy (Cantinflas) for public office.

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Cantinflas (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Gloria Mange ...
Sarita
Andrés Soler ...
Tío Juan
Emperatriz Carvajal ...
Lucía
Alejandro Ciangherotti ...
Juliano Fraschetti
Ernesto Finance ...
Don Proculo L. de Guevara
Rafael Icardo ...
Don Melquiades
Eduardo Alcaraz ...
Doctor
María Cristina Lesser ...
La acusada (as Cristina Lesser)
Edmundo Espino
Armando Velasco ...
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Tired of the same politicians, who never do anything to improve their welfare, people from a poor neighborhood decide to support the local shoeshine boy (Cantinflas) for public office.

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Cantinflas Deputado  »

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A scene from this movie was depicted at the Movieland Wax Museum in Buena Park, California. See more »

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Hungarian Rhapsody
Music by Franz Liszt
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