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Kean: Genius or Scoundrel (1957)

Kean - Genio e sregolatezza (original title)
Edmund Kean is a popular British actor and theatrical nineteenth addicted to vices, however, and in debt. He contends with the Prince of Wales, his companion of excesses, the Danish ... See full summary »

Director:

Vittorio Gassman

Writers:

Suso Cecchi D'Amico, Alexandre Dumas (play) (as Alexandre Dumas père) | 3 more credits »
1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vittorio Gassman ... Edmund Kean
Eleonora Rossi Drago ... Contessa Elena Koefeld
Gérard Landry Gérard Landry ... Principe di Galles
Cesco Baseggio Cesco Baseggio ... Salomon
Mario Carotenuto Mario Carotenuto ... Peter Patt
Helmut Dantine ... Lord Mewill
Anna Maria Ferrero ... Anna Damby
Nerio Bernardi ... Conte Koefeld
Massimo Burrelli Massimo Burrelli
Alberto Carloni Alberto Carloni
Bianca Maria Fabbri Bianca Maria Fabbri ... Prima attrice (as Maria Fabbri)
Amedeo Girardi Amedeo Girardi ... Bob (as Amedeo Girard)
Carlo Mazzarella Carlo Mazzarella ... Dario
Mario Passante
Winni Riva Winni Riva ... (as Vinni Riva)
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Edmund Kean is a popular British actor and theatrical nineteenth addicted to vices, however, and in debt. He contends with the Prince of Wales, his companion of excesses, the Danish ambassador's wife, but eventually falls in love with Anna, a young but promising rookie actress.

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Biography | Drama

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

1958 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Kean See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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