Based on actual events, "The Moises Padilla Story" tells of a man's gallant stand, courage and struggle to fight an oligarchic governor who commands a private army to enforce his repressions of freedom.

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Leopoldo Salcedo ...
Moises Padilla / Moising
Joseph Estrada ...
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Lilia Dizon
Ben Perez
Oscar Roncal
Max Alvarado
Rosa Aguirre
Robert Arevalo
Mila Montañez
Alfonso Carvajal
Joseph de Cordova
Jose Garcia
Martin Marfil
Salvador Zaragoza
Bino Garcia
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Based on actual events, "The Moises Padilla Story" tells of a man's gallant stand, courage and struggle to fight an oligarchic governor who commands a private army to enforce his repressions of freedom.

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