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The residents of the town of Ferrara are swept up in a tide of emotion and physical passion by the writings of a Renaissance author. Before long, the town is in chaos and it becomes difficult to keep track of which characters have been involved with one another. Is it any wonder the Germans didn't take their Italian allies seriously?!

  1. Herbert Maisch


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  1. Willy Fritsch

    Willy Fritsch

    Petruccio, Stadtschreiber

  2. Heli Finkenzeller

    Fiametta, Petruccios Frau

  3. Albrecht Schoenhals

    Cesare d’ Este, Herzog von Ferrara

  4. Gina Falckenberg

    Gina Falckenberg

    Francesca, seine Frau

  5. Paul Kemp

    Paul Kemp

    Verleger Calandrino

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  • July 30, 1936


Original Language German

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