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Texas, Adios (1966)

Texas, addio (original title)
A Texan sheriff and his younger brother travel across the frontier into Mexico to confront the man who killed their father.

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Cast

Cast overview:
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Burt Sullivan
Alberto Dell'Acqua ...
Jim Sullivan (as Cole Kitosch)
Elisa Montés ...
Mulatta Girl (as Elisa Montes)
José Guardiola ...
McLeod
Livio Lorenzon ...
Alcalde Miguel
Hugo Blanco ...
Pedro
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Hernandez
Antonella Murgia ...
Burt's Mother
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Bank Employee
Giovanni Ivan Scratuglia ...
Dick (as Ivan Scratuglia)
Silvana Bacci ...
Paquita - Barmaid
Remo De Angelis ...
Juan - Delgado Henchman
Mario Novelli ...
Bounty Hunter
José Suárez ...
Cisco Delgado (as José Suarez)
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The tough gun-man Burt Sullivan (Franco Nero) leaves his job as a town sheriff to go to Mexico to find the man, Cisco, who killed his father many years ago. He and his younger brother arrive in a small town where everybody is afraid of Cisco who has become the local landowner. But there is a secret. It turns out that Cisco is the father of Burt's younger brother and Cisco are craving for respect from his "son". Burt Sullivan joins forces with the local townspeople to stop and bring Cisco back to his punishment in Texas. Written by Uffe Ring-Petersen <uffe.ring-petersen@eb.dk>

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28 August 1966 (Italy)  »

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Goodbye Texas  »

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Shot in April and May of 1966. See more »

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References The Magnificent Seven (1960) See more »

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Texas, Addio
Written by Don Powell (as Powell) and Antón García Abril (as Abril)
Performed by Don Powell
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Texas Justice
11 November 2009 | by (The Lonesome Prairie) – See all my reviews

Lawman Franco Nero and his younger brother say adiós to Texas and travel south of the border to seek justice for their long murdered father. Soon they discover that the killer is now a wealthy and oppressive landowner with some secrets to tell regarding the two brothers.

Not as flamboyant as other Italian westerns, this is more like an American western in it's straight forwardness, though with a few European quirks and a bit more excessive violence.

Still, it's colorful and entertaining with good location photography and an excellent musical score. Franco Nero's always good.

Speaking of Nero, any western film with him in the lead invites unfair comparisons to Django. This is no exception.


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I watched it in the original Italian language with English subtitles.. sistermorphine71
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