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Un rayo de luz (1960)

110 min | Comedy, Musical

A man and a woman have secretly married. He belongs to a rich family and she is a poor, struggling actress and singer. One day, he decides to tell his family that he's married and flies to their home in Italy, but the plane crashes and he ...See moreA man and a woman have secretly married. He belongs to a rich family and she is a poor, struggling actress and singer. One day, he decides to tell his family that he's married and flies to their home in Italy, but the plane crashes and he dies. When his brother goes to Spain to identify the body, he meets his now-widowed sister-in-law for the first time and discovers that she's pregnant. She asks only that the family finance the child's education. Years later the child, a girl named Marisol, is about to turn 10 years old. Her mother and uncle visit her at her boarding school once a year. Her mother has told her that she is a rich, famous actress so Marisol would not be shy with her friends about her origins, but that means the mother can never take Marisol with her in the summer or she'll know the truth. But Marisol's grandfather, who hates the mother for "stealing his son," wants to meet his granddaughter, so he asks her uncle to bring her to Italy for the summer. so, she can't never take her daughter with her in the summer, or she will know the truth. But Marisol's grandfather, who hates her mother for "having stolen his son", wants to meet the little girl, and he asks her to go to Italy during the summer with her uncle. When she arrives, the old man and his servants think she is a happiness-bringing angel. As the summer goes by, the old man comes to love her very much. Will he try to keep her from returning to Spain? Written by Anonymous See less
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Félix Atalaya (screenplay) (story) | Manuel Atalaya (screenplay) (story) | Jaime García Herranz
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Updated Sep 9, 1960

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Sep 9, 1960 (Spain)
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Marisol
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Julio Sanjuán
Conde D'Angelo Conde D'Angelo   See fewer
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Joaquín Roa
Profesor de canto / Dimas - el falso mayordomo Profesor de canto / Dimas - el falso mayordomo   See fewer
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María Isbert
Miss Elisabeth (as Maruja Isbert) Miss Elisabeth (as Maruja Isbert)   See fewer
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Pilar Sanclemente
Inés Mezquita (as Pilarín S. Clemente) Inés Mezquita (as Pilarín S. Clemente)   See fewer
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Pilar Sala
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Antonio Vela
Barbarrojita Barbarrojita   See fewer
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Pedro Rodríguez de Quevedo
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María José Goyanes
Polola (as Mª José Goyanes) Polola (as Mª José Goyanes)   See fewer
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Mercedes Borqué
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Manuel de Juan
Conde D'Angelo (voice) (uncredited) Conde D'Angelo (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rafael de Penagos
Pablo (voice) (uncredited) Pablo (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ana Díaz Plana
Clara (voice) (uncredited) Clara (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mari Ángeles Herranz
Elena (voice) (uncredited) Elena (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jesús Nieto
Carlos (voice) (uncredited) Carlos (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Víctor Ramírez
Romulo (voice) (uncredited) Romulo (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ana María Saizar
Luisa (voice) (uncredited) Luisa (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.4 / 10 | 148 votes