The Magician (1949 film)

The Magician (Spanish:El Mago) is a 1949 Mexican comedy film directed by Miguel M. Delgado and starring Cantinflas, Leonora Amar and José Baviera. The film tells the story of lookalike hired from an agency to take the place of a magician who has gone on holiday.[1]

The Magician
Directed byMiguel M. Delgado
Produced bySantiago Reachi
Jacques Gelman
Written byAlex Joffé
Jean Lévitte
Jaime Salvador
StarringCantinflas
Leonora Amar
José Baviera
Music byGonzalo Curiel
CinematographyRaúl Martínez Solares
Edited byJorge Bustos
Production
company
Posa Films
Release date
4 May 1949
Running time
100 minutes
CountryMexico
LanguageSpanish

The film's sets were designed by the art director Gunther Gerszo.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pilcher p.129

BibliographyEdit

  • Pilcher, Jeffrey M. Cantinflas and the Chaos of Mexican Modernity. Rowman & Littlefield, 2001.

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