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Inspector Calzonzin (1974)

Calzonzín inspector (original title)
A humble peasant is mistaken by a federal government inspector in a small town.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Calzonzín
Pancho Córdova ... Don Perpetuo del Rosal
Virma González ... Enedina
Héctor Ortega ... Periodista
Arturo Alegro ... Chon Prieto
... Doña Eme
Carolina Barret ... Doña Pomposa
Mario García 'Harapos' ... Lechuzo
Lina Montes
Carlos Jordán
Arturo G. Ramirez
Giovanni Korporaal
Hugo González Guzmán
Mario Zebadúa 'Colocho
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In a small town, the crooked local officials find out that a federal government inspector is coming, then Calzonzín (Alfonso Arau) , a poor peasant suffers from a case of "mistaken identity" when the local officials believe that he is the inspector sent by the federal government. Written by jairhcastillo

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When Calzonzin is attempting to take off on board an airplane, his friend falls off and accidentally pulls off the right wing aileron from the airplane. When the plane does take flight, the aileron is reappears attached to the wing, undamaged. See more »

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Version of Der Revisor (1955) See more »

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¡¡¡Hilarious!!!
7 June 2000 | by See all my reviews

Having enjoyed the "Supermachos" comic books as a student in Mexico in the late 60's, I was delighted to discover this film. Excellent job casting the characters--just like Rius'cartoons ¡Igualitos! I lent out my copy and am suffering til I can buy another!!!


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