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La corte de faraón (1944)

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Mapy Cortés ... Lota
Roberto Soto Roberto Soto ... Faraón
Fernando Cortés Fernando Cortés ... Putifar
Consuelo Guerrero de Luna ... Faraona (as Consuelo G. de Luna)
Alfredo Varela Alfredo Varela ... Casto José (as Alfredo Varela Jr.)
Ernesto Alonso ... Micerino
Lucila Bowling Lucila Bowling ... Secretaria de Raquel (as Lucille Bowling)
Fanny Schiller ... Viuda
Eugenia Galindo Eugenia Galindo ... Viuda
Carmen Delgado Carmen Delgado ... Viuda
Octavio Martínez Octavio Martínez
Manuel Noriega Manuel Noriega
Manuel Dondé
Jesús Valero Jesús Valero
Humberto Rodríguez Humberto Rodríguez
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zarzuela | See All (1) »

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Musical | Comedy

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same title, different stories
26 September 2011 | by pv61See all my reviews

This Julio Bracho comedy with Mapy Cortés is great!

Songs, choreography (by Anna Sokolow), cast, everything takes shape into a wonderful piece! This zarzuela, with music and lyrics from Vicente Lleó, written in 1910 and based in a french operetta Madame Putiphar, was first made famous in theaters in México by María Conesa (Gatita Blanca), and this could be the film version of it.

To make thing funnier, Mapy breaks ''the fourth wall'' to communicate directly with the audience, and invite them to sing along... and just like in a live presentation, Mapy says that she can not hear us, we are not singing loud enough, and ask us to sing louder... isn't clever?

There's another "Corte de Faraón", from 1985 with Ana Belén and Antonio Banderas that is not a remake. Very good too and based in the same zarzuela, but completely different.


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Country:

Mexico

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

8 June 1944 (Mexico) See more »

Also Known As:

A Corte do Faraó See more »

Filming Locations:

Mexico

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Films Mundiales See more »
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Mono (RCA High Fidelity)
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