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La porta del cielo (1945)

| Drama | 1949 (USA)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marina Berti ... La crocerossina
Elettra Druscovich Elettra Druscovich ... Filomena, la governante
Massimo Girotti ... Il giovane cieco
Roldano Lupi Roldano Lupi ... Giovanni Brandacci, il pianista
Carlo Ninchi ... L'accompagnatore del cieco
Elli Parvo Elli Parvo ... La signora provocante
María Mercader ... Maria (as Maria Mercader)
Cristiano Cristiani Cristiano Cristiani ... Claudio Gorini, il bambino paralizzato
Giovanni Grasso Giovanni Grasso ... Il commerciante paralitico
Giuseppe Forcina Giuseppe Forcina ... L'ingegniere
Enrico Ribulsi Enrico Ribulsi ... Uno dei nepoti del commerciante
Amelia Bissi Amelia Bissi ... La signora Enrichetta
Annibale Betrone Annibale Betrone ... Il medico del treno bianco
Tilde Teldi Tilde Teldi ... La contessa crocerossina
Pina Piovani Pina Piovani ... La zia del piccolo Claudio
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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

1949 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Doorway to heaven See more »

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Mono

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1.37 : 1
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Italian censorship visa # 42 delivered on 19-4-1945. See more »

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