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Imanol Uribe

El rey pasmado

Edition 1992
106' - 1991 - Historical, Comedy - Dialogue: Spanish
Director: Imanol Uribe Composer: José Nieto With: María Barranco, Joaquim de Almeida, Laura del Sol
Madrid, 1620. The King of Spain, who has just reached the age of 20, is as inexperienced in love as he is in politics. He has just got married bul he has no idea what goes on behind closed bedroom doors. All this changes in the arms of the beautiful Marfisa, the most experienced and expensive court prostitute. A companion of the King's suddenly enters the room just as he is admiring Marfisa's seductive body. lt is the first time that the King has seen a naked woman. This news spreads like wildfire and becomes a scandal.

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Imanol Uribe


José Nieto


María Barranco, Joaquim de Almeida, Laura del Sol


Joan Potau, Gonzalo Torrente Malvido

Director of Photography

Hans Burmann


Teresa Font


Imanol Uribe, Carlos Santana

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Countries of production

Spain, France, Portugal

Screenplay based on

'Crónica del rey pasmado' (Gonzalo Torrente Ballester)



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