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The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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Few will argue with the contention that RKO Radio's 1939 adaptation of Victor Hugo's [[Feature~V136264~The Hunchback of Notre Dame~thehunchbackofnotredame]] was the best of the many screen versions of the Hugo classic. We say this even allowing for certain liberties taken with the source material-liberties calculated by scenarists [[Performer~P99491~Sonya Levien~sonyalevien]] and [[Performer~P160330~Bruno Frank~brunofrank]] to draw parallels between 15th century Paris and 20th century Europe. Thus...more

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