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Juarez

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Juarez was originally designed to concentrate almost exclusively on the tragedy of Hapsburg Emperor Maximillian, whose attempts to establish a puppet government in Mexico on behalf of Napoleon III ended in disaster and death. But when [[Performer~P51322~Paul Muni~paulmuni]] decided that he wanted to play Zapotec-Indian-turned-Mexican President Benito Pablo Juarez, the film's emphasis perceptibly shifted -- and [[Performer~P17295~Bette Davis~bettedavis]], cast as Empress Carlotta, was shunted to second...more

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