6.0/10
9

El genio alegre (1939)

In an Andalusian village lives a rich and austere family whose son and heir worries her mother with his fun-loving lifestyle. When joyful Consolación comes to her aunt's home she will quite upset their life, and things will begin to change.

Director:

Fernando Delgado
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Leocadia Alba ... Chacha Pepa
Concha Catalá ... Tía Sacramento, marquesa de los Arrayanes
Lolita Astolfi ... Coralito, doncella
Antonio Vico ... Lucío
Fernando Fernández de Córdoba ... Julio
Alberto Romea ... Don Eligio, el administrador
Juan Calvo ... Ambrosio
Armando Calvo ... Antoñito
Pablo Hidalgo Pablo Hidalgo

Photos

Edit

Storyline

In an Andalusian village lives a rich and austere family whose son and heir worries her mother with his fun-loving lifestyle. When joyful Consolación comes to her aunt's home she will quite upset their life, and things will begin to change.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

based on play | See All (1) »

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Juan Calvo and son Armando Calvo, who would soon become a leading man, worked together in this picture. It was Armando's first role, he was 16 years according to his birth date -as this picture was begun in 1936, then the Spanish Civil war broke out and its release postponed and some of the cast censored. Armando's brother Manolo (Manuel Calvo) also became an actor, and they sometimes worked together and/or with their father Juan, a noted Spanish supporting actor. See more »

Connections

Remade as El genio alegre (1957) See more »

User Reviews

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

27 December 1939 (Spain) See more »

Filming Locations:

Córdoba, Andalucía, Spain

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed