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Fame and the Devil (1949)

Al diavolo la celebrità (original title)
Approved | | Comedy, Fantasy | 18 November 1949 (Italy)
Three men consider selling their soul to Satan in order to possess a beautiful woman.

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Marcel Cerdan ... Maurice Cardan
Ferruccio Tagliavini ... Gino Marini
... Bernard Stork
... Ellen Rawlins
Carlo Campanini ... Emilio Poliazzi
Leonardo Cortese ... Prof. Franco Bresci
Aldo Silvani ... The Devil
Giuseppe Pierozzi ... Prince Khalashivar
Cesare Polacco ... Israelian Delegate
Alba Arnova ... Elena's Sister
Folco Lulli ... Ramirez
Gianni Rizzo ... Max
William Tubbs ... Antonio
Albert Latasha ... Marini's Manager
Franca Marzi ... Flora
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Three men consider selling their soul to Satan in order to possess a beautiful woman.

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THE BOXER..."Love comes easy for one with my body and style!" See more »

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Comedy | Fantasy

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The boxer was played by Marcel Cerdan, legendary French hero and World Middleweght Boxing Champion (from Sep 21 1948 to Jun 16 1949) who died tragically, Oct 27 1949, in a plane crash on the way to the United States for a return match with Jake Lamotta who had dethroned him 4 months earlier. His ring record was an amazing 111-4 with 65 KOS. This film was first released in the US in 1952. See more »

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