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Teatro Apolo (1950)

A Mexican business traveler falls for a chorus girl who wants to become a zarzuela singer in turn-of-the-century Madrid. Together they will become part of the history of one of the leading ... See full summary »

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Rafael Gil
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jorge Negrete ... Miguel Velasco
María de los Ángeles Morales ... Celia Morales
Juan Espantaleón ... Don Antonio
Julia Lajos ... Doña Flora
Félix Fernández ... Viñot
María Asquerino ... Elena Ramos (as Maruja Asqueino)
Luis Hurtado Luis Hurtado ... Ramón Valle
Manuel Arbó ... Don Feliciano Velasco
Francisco Pierrá ... Don Francisco
Luis Pérez de León
Enrique Herreros Enrique Herreros
Arturo Marín ... Administrador del teatro
Marisa de Leza ... (as Marisa de Lezo)
José Prada
José María Mompín José María Mompín ... (as José Mª Mompín)
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A Mexican business traveler falls for a chorus girl who wants to become a zarzuela singer in turn-of-the-century Madrid. Together they will become part of the history of one of the leading zarzuela theaters, Teatro Apolo. Jorge Negrete sings famed zarzuela arias along with clear-voiced soprano María de los Ángeles Morales in one of her few films. Written by BSK

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It has not been intended to make the biography of the Apolo Theater, but to pay tribute, under the symbol of its name and through an action and some imaginary figures, to the glorious Spanish 'Género chico' (little genre) that from Madrid conquered the world. See more »

Soundtracks

¿Dónde vas con mantón de Manila?
(Habanera concertante)
Taken from the zarzuela "La verbena de la paloma" (1894)
Performed by Jorge Negrete and María de los Ángeles Morales
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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

30 October 1950 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Melodias de Outrora See more »

Filming Locations:

Estudios CEA, Madrid, Spain

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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