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La monja alférez (1944)

PG
88 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

A 17th century woman, imprisoned for fighting in a bar, recounts her past to a priest. She tells of her father teaching her how to fence, of being sent to a convent by her aunt when her father died, of escaping by dressing as a man, and of...See moreA 17th century woman, imprisoned for fighting in a bar, recounts her past to a priest. She tells of her father teaching her how to fence, of being sent to a convent by her aunt when her father died, of escaping by dressing as a man, and of her life as a man following the escape. Written by Geoffrey Skinner See less
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Editor
Jorge Busto (as Jorge Bustos)
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Updated Jul 27, 1944

Release date
May 4, 1945 (United States)

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28 cast members
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María Félix
Catalina Erauso 'La Monja Alférez' / Don Alonso Catalina Erauso 'La Monja Alférez' / Don Alonso   See fewer
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José Cibrián
Juan de Aguirre Juan de Aguirre   See fewer
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Delia Magaña
Elvira Elvira   See fewer
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José Pidal
Don César, canónigo Don César, canónigo   See fewer
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Fanny Schiller
Doña Úrsula Doña Úrsula   See fewer
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Paco Fuentes
Don Miguel de Erauso Don Miguel de Erauso   See fewer
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Eugenia Galindo
Doña Cristina Doña Cristina   See fewer
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Esther Luquín
Beatriz Beatriz   See fewer
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Maruja Grifell
Reverenda madre Reverenda madre   See fewer
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José Goula
Don Claudio Don Claudio   See fewer
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Lauro Benítez
Don Indalecio Don Indalecio   See fewer
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Jesús Valero
Sacerdote Sacerdote   See fewer
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Manuel Sánchez Navarro
Don Diego Fernández de Córdova, Virrey del Peru (as M. Sanchez Navarro) Don Diego Fernández de Córdova, Virrey del Peru (as M. Sanchez Navarro)   See fewer
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Enrique García Álvarez
Don Ignacio de Aguirre (as E. Garcia Alvarez) Don Ignacio de Aguirre (as E. Garcia Alvarez)   See fewer
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Beatriz Aguirre
Espectadora en horcamiento (uncredited) Espectadora en horcamiento (uncredited)   See fewer
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Niño de Caravaca
Cantante (uncredited) Cantante (uncredited)   See fewer
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Magdalena Estrada
Empleada en posada (uncredited) Empleada en posada (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lidia Franco
Vecina en Peru (uncredited) Vecina en Peru (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rosa María
Cantante (uncredited) Cantante (uncredited)   See fewer
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Consuelo Monteagudo
Invitada del virrey (uncredited) Invitada del virrey (uncredited)   See fewer
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José Muñoz
Mozo de Úrsula (uncredited) Mozo de Úrsula (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ignacio Peón
Invitado del virrey (uncredited) Invitado del virrey (uncredited)   See fewer
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Salvador Quiroz
Alguacil (uncredited) Alguacil (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ángel T. Sala
Jugador asesinado (uncredited) Jugador asesinado (uncredited)   See fewer
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Félix Samper
Invitado del virrey (uncredited) Invitado del virrey (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alfredo Varela padre
Guillermo, mozo de don Miguel (uncredited) Guillermo, mozo de don Miguel (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.5 / 10 | 45 votes