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Sword of the Avenger (1948)

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76 min | Adventure, Romance

In 1827, in the Philippines, Robert Balagtas, is framed by his romantic rival and condemned to prison without trial. Years later, he escapes, finds a hidden treasure and returns to Manila a rich man. He generously distributes and shares ...See moreIn 1827, in the Philippines, Robert Balagtas, is framed by his romantic rival and condemned to prison without trial. Years later, he escapes, finds a hidden treasure and returns to Manila a rich man. He generously distributes and shares his wealth among the natives that have been oppressed for so long by their Spanish rulers. His past is eventually discovered by the authorities, but he exposes their thieving ways to the government, and settles down for a happy life with Maria Louise. Written by Les Adams See less
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Writer
Julius Evans (original screenplay)
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Updated Jun 2, 1948

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Jun 2, 1948 (United States)

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11 cast members
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Ramon Del Gado
Roberto Balagtas Roberto Balagtas   See fewer
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Sigrid Gurie
Maria Louisa Maria Louisa   See fewer
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Ralph Morgan
Don Adolfo Rivera Don Adolfo Rivera   See fewer
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Duncan Renaldo
Fernando Fernando   See fewer
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Leonard Strong
Ming Tang Ming Tang   See fewer
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David Leonard
Ignacio Ignacio   See fewer
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Tim Huntley
Rodrigo Rodrigo   See fewer
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Lee Baker
Duke of Herrara Duke of Herrara   See fewer
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Cy Kendall
Count Velasquez Count Velasquez   See fewer
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5.3 / 10 | 9 votes