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Sansone contro i pirati (1963)

A terrible pirate terrorizes the Antilles plundering ships, slaughtering their crews and selling women as slaves. One of the women asks Sansone for help.

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Amanda
Daniele Vargas ...
Murad
Aldo Bufi Landi ...
Manuel
Tullio Altamura ...
Mobed
Adriana Ambesi ...
Sarah
Franco Peruzzi ...
Ramon (as Frank Leroy)
Gianna Serra
Attilio Dottesio ...
Alvarez
Calisto Calisti ...
Ibrahim
Gino Soldi
Nello Pazzafini ...
Sandor
Sina Scarfone
Teresa De Leo
Antonio Vezza
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A terrible pirate terrorizes the Antilles plundering ships, slaughtering their crews and selling women as slaves. One of the women asks Sansone for help. Written by Salvatore Santangelo <pappagone2@libero.it>

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20 July 1963 (Italy)  »

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Samson Against the Pirates  »

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Murad: Imbecile! Do I have to teach you myself how to torture a man without letting him die on you?
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Pecs and pirates
23 May 2009 | by (Minneapolis) – See all my reviews

Set in the Caribbean in 1630, this has many of the earmarks of a pirate movie and yet little of it takes place at sea. Most of the action -- predictable but passably entertaining -- occurs on a place called Devil's Island which the pirates use as their headquarters. There are the usual swordfights and fistfights, there's a damsel in distress as well as a sadistic villain, but the movie's chief claim to fame is one of those "trials-of-strength" so popular in the "beefcake" school of film-making. In this trial Kirk Morris, stripped to a white peplum and standing on shore, must pull forward on two ropes attached to a rowboat filled with about a dozen men rowing in the opposite direction. Should the rowers out-pull him, Morris will be impaled on a row of projecting spears. It's a variation of the stretched-between-two-teams-of-horses ordeals which Morris underwent in "Triumph of the Son of Hercules" and "Atlas Against the Czar." It's probably the least of these scenes since it has a contrived, gimmicky quality, but there's something unique about it. For the record, the opening credits for the print under review present the title as "Samson and the Sea Beasts." (Note the plural.)


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