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James Donald Prindle (story)
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Release Date:
19 September 1963 (Italy) See more »
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An avenging stranger guns down a gang of ruthless bandits in revenge for the murder of his family. | Add synopsis »
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One of the best "spaghetti-westerns" I´ve seen... See more (9 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Richard Harrison ... Richard - Ricardo 'Gringo' Martinez
Giacomo Rossi-Stuart ... Sheriff Lance Corbett (also as G.R. Stuart) (as Giacomo Rossi Stuart)
Mikaela ... Maria Huertas
Sara Lezana ... Elisa ' Lisa' Martinez
Daniel Martín ... Manuel Martinez (as Dan Martin)
Barta Barri ... Lou Stedman (as Barta Barry)

Aldo Sambrell ... Juan Guardo (as Ald Sambrell)
Agustín González ... Risitas Wilson (as Agustin Gonzalez)
Barbara Simon ... Rosa Cardena (as Bruna Simoniato)
Ángel Solano ... Miller (as Mike Solano)
Gonzalo Esquiroz ... King Wilson (as Gonzalo Ezquiro)
Rodolfo del Campo ... Doctor (as Sam Field)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Guillermo Vera ... Mexicano
Xan das Bolas ... Barbero (uncredited)
José Calvo ... Francisco (uncredited)
José Luis Chinchilla ... Hombre del sheriff (uncredited)
Tito García ... Herrero (uncredited)
Rufino Inglés ... Jugador (uncredited)
Alfonso Rojas ... Don Esteban (uncredited)
Rafael Vaquero ... Tendero (uncredited)

Directed by
Ricardo Blasco  (as Richard Blasco)
 
Writing credits
James Donald Prindle (story) (as J. Prindle)

Albert Band (screenplay) and
Ricardo Blasco (screenplay) (as Richard Blasco)

Produced by
Albert Band .... producer
José Gutiérrez Maesso .... executive producer (as J.G. Maesso)
José Gutiérrez Maesso .... producer
 
Original Music by
Ennio Morricone  (as Dan Savio)
 
Cinematography by
Massimo Dallamano  (as Jack Dalmas)
 
Film Editing by
Rosa G. Salgado  (as Rosy Salgado)
 
Set Decoration by
Francisco Canet 
 
Makeup Department
Franck Puyol .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Miguel Ángel Martín Proharán .... production supervisor (as M. A. Proharam)
Jack Smith .... production manager (as John Smith)
Guillermo Zuñiga .... production manager (as Guillermo Zuniga)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
J. Arambillet .... assistant director
 
Stunts
Miguel Pedregosa .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Freddy Gillot .... camera operator
 
Music Department
Dicky Jones .... composer: song "A Gringo Like Me"
Ennio Morricone .... musical director (as Leo Nichols)
 
Other crew
Elisabeth Campo .... continuity
Peter Coll .... production assistant
John Gracia .... production assistant
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Duello nel Texas" - Spain (original title)
"Gunfight in the Red Sands" - USA
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Runtime:
97 min | Spain:95 min | West Germany:80 min
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Composer Dan Savio is Ennio Morricone, using one of the two pseudonyms he used for early work.See more »
Soundtrack:
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9 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
One of the best "spaghetti-westerns" I´ve seen..., 27 July 2000
Author: Ferran Gimenez from Barcelona, Spain

I had the chance of watching this great movie the other day. Everybody told me that it was a great "spaghetti-western", and I really believe it is. And I´ll tell you why. The movie plot is very intriguing, the rhythm is unbeatable, and it´s a story it could have happened somewhere in the west last century. It´s just wonderful, great. And by the way it´s also one of the first spaghetti-westerns. The great performances of Richard Harrison, Mikaela, Daniel Martín, and the rest of the cast make this movie absolutely delightful. And to boots the main title song called "A gringo like me" is one of the best pieces I´ve heard in a western of this kind: "Put your hand on your gun...don´t you trust anyone, there´s just one kind of man that you can trust, that´s a dead man... or a gringo like me...".

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