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Le goût de la violence (1961)

"This European "western" by Robert Hossein (scripter, director, and lead) is set in an unnamed Latin American country suffering under a dictator. A revolution is underway, or at least there... See full summary »

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"This European "western" by Robert Hossein (scripter, director, and lead) is set in an unnamed Latin American country suffering under a dictator. A revolution is underway, or at least there is a strong guerrilla movement here. The leader of the guerrillas manages to capture the daughter of the dictator, and then, has to take her as a captive back to the revolutionary forces' base. Along the way...

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30 August 1961 (France)  »

Also Known As:

The Taste of Violence  »

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Mario Adorf provides his own voice for the German post-synchronized version of the film. See more »

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Referenced in Les échos du cinéma: Episode #1.22 (1961) See more »

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