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The Bounty Killer (1965)

 -  Western  -  31 July 1965 (USA)
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This film features the final film appearance by the creator of the movie cowboy hero, Gilbert "Broncho Billy" Anderson.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dan Duryea ...
Willie Duggan
Rod Cameron ...
Johnny Liam
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Carole Ridgeway
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Matthew Ridgeway
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Mike Clayman
Fuzzy Knight ...
Captain Luther
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Sheriff Green
Peter Duryea ...
Youth - Bounty Hunter
Eddie Quillan ...
Pianist
Grady Sutton ...
Minister
Emory Parnell ...
Sam - Bartender
Norman Willis ...
Hank Willis
Boyd 'Red' Morgan ...
Big Jim Seddon (as Red Morgan)
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Red - Henchman
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Marshal Davis (as Daniel M. White)
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Willie Duggans, a tenderfoot from the east, arrives in the wild west and soon experiences its violence. Willie discovers the easy money in bounty killing and must choose between that violent lifestyle and the love of a beautiful saloon singer. Written by Jeff Hole <jeffhole@aol.com>

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Chasseur de primes  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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2.35 : 1
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Ridgeway: No daughter of mine is going to be an outlaw bride.
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The versatile Mr. Dureya
31 May 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

What absolute nonsense that a previous reviewer states that Mr. Dureya cannot carry off nice in this film. The guy was acting for over 30 years and was a brilliant, versatile actor. Sure , he could play villains to perfection and because of this was well known and cast in these parts. But during his 30 years of film acting he frequently was cast as a good guy and he played these roles well.The Bounty Killer does ask too much in his age, sure, the part was written for a younger guy but as Dureya is so exceptionally good as the naive easterner it still works well.It's a wonderful film, it's low budget but it's a fine well acted and well written western.


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