Three Ladies

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Three Ladies
Directed by Pedro Lazaga
Produced by José Luis Dibildos
Ricardo Sanz
Written byJosé Luis Dibildos
Pedro Lazaga
José María Palacio
Starring Francisco Rabal
Laura Valenzuela
José Luis López Vázquez
Music by Antón García Abril
Cinematography Manuel Merino
Edited by Alfonso Santacana
Production
company
Ágata Films
Distributed byRadio Films
Release date
1960
Running time
93 minutes
CountrySpain
Language Spanish

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