IMDb > Django (1966)
Django
Quicklinks
Top Links
trailers and videosfull cast and crewtriviaofficial sitesmemorable quotes
Overview
main detailscombined detailsfull cast and crewcompany credits
Awards & Reviews
user reviewsexternal reviewsawardsuser ratingsparents guidemessage board
Plot & Quotes
plot summarysynopsisplot keywordsmemorable quotes
Did You Know?
triviagoofssoundtrack listingcrazy creditsalternate versionsmovie connectionsFAQ
Other Info
box office/businessrelease datesfilming locationstechnical specsliterature listingsNewsDesk
Promotional
taglines trailers and videos posters photo gallery
External Links
showtimesofficial sitesmiscellaneousphotographssound clipsvideo clips

Django (1966) More at IMDbPro »

Photos (See all 11 | slideshow) Videos (see all 4)
Django -- Trailer for Django
Django -- A coffin-dragging gunslinger enters a town caught between two feuding factions, the KKK and a gang of Mexican Bandits, and is caught up in a struggle against them.
Django -- Originally banned in several countries, Sergio Corbucci's
groundbreaking bloodfest, DJANGO, is one of the greatest Spaghetti
Westerns ever made, and without a doubt the most influential -
spawning not only dozens of imitations but a new cinema genre: its
everlasting effect seen today as the avowed inspiration behind
Tarantino’s own DJANGO UNCHAINED tribute.
 
The modern action hero began here, with the legendary Franco Nero
(honoured with a cameo accolade in Tarantino’s variation) starring as
Django: the mysterious lone drifter who, dragging a coffin behind him,
arrives in a bleak, mud-drenched town where he ignites a violent feud
between a group of Mexican bandidos and an army of hooded Ku Klux
Klan-like racist murderers.
	
Presented here, complete and uncut, remastered in HD from the fully
restored negative, pristinely faithful to the original look of
Corbucci’s film, this is the most definitive version of DJANGO.
Unequalled.
 
EXTRAS
* Conversation with DJANGO star Franco Nero
* Alex Cox (maverick filmmaker & presenter of BBC Moviedrome),
defines DJANGO.
* Theatrical trailers & Argent Trailer Park 
* Alternative Opening
Sequence
* Reversible Sleeve with original Poster Artwork
* Dual Audio: English plus optional subtitled-Italian
* Subtitles for the hard of hearing SDH - [CC]
* Remastered in HD from restored negative
 
QUOTES
• “Sergio Corbucci defined the Spaghetti Western
with this hugely successful picture” Empire
• ”the movie that saw the Spaghetti Western explode  …stupendous
ultraviolence … makes Tarantino Reservoir Dogs tribute seem demure”
5/5 Uncut
• "Funny, visceral, bloody, no-nonsense entertainment with a touch of
class…  rates alongside Leone’s Dollars’ Trilogy as one of the daddies
of the Spaghetti Western genre" Time Out

Overview

User Rating:
7.3/10   15,818 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
MOVIEmeter: ?
Up 10% in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
Director:
Writers:
Sergio Corbucci (story) and
Bruno Corbucci (story) ...
(more)
Contact:
View company contact information for Django on IMDbPro.
Release Date:
December 1966 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
The movie that spawned a genre. See more »
Plot:
A coffin-dragging gunslinger enters a town caught between two feuding factions, the KKK and a gang of Mexican Bandits. That man is Django, and he is caught up in a struggle against both parties. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Plot Keywords:
User Reviews:
Mystical central figure See more (84 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Franco Nero ... Django
José Bódalo ... Gen. Hugo Rodriguez (as José Bodalo)
Loredana Nusciak ... Maria
Ángel Álvarez ... Nathaniel the Bartender (as Angel Alvarez)

Gino Pernice ... Brother Jonathan (as Jimmy Douglas)
Simón Arriaga ... Miguel
Giovanni Ivan Scratuglia ... Klan Member (as Ivan Scratuglia)
Remo De Angelis ... Mexican Officer (as Erik Schippers)
Rafael Albaicín ... Member of Hugo's Gang (as Raphael Albaicin)
José Canalejas ... Member of Hugo's Gang (as José Canalecas)
Eduardo Fajardo ... Maj. Jackson
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Silvana Bacci ... Mexican Saloon Girl (uncredited)
Flora Carosello ... Black Hair Saloon Girl (unconfirmed) (uncredited)
Lucio De Santis ... Whipping Bandit (uncredited)
Cris Huerta ... Mexican Officer (uncredited)
Guillermo Méndez ... Klan Member (uncredited)
Luciano Rossi ... Miguel - Klan Member (uncredited)
Tony Russel ... Django (voice: English version) (uncredited)
Yvonne Sanson ... Redhead Saloon Girl (unconfirmed) (uncredited)
José Terrón ... Ringo - Jackson Henchman with Scar (uncredited)
Rafael Vaquero ... Member of Hugo's Gang (uncredited)

Directed by
Sergio Corbucci 
 
Writing credits
Sergio Corbucci (story) and
Bruno Corbucci (story)

Sergio Corbucci (screenplay) and
Bruno Corbucci (screenplay)

Sergio Corbucci (dialogue) and
Bruno Corbucci (dialogue)

Franco Rossetti (screenplay collaborator) and
José Gutiérrez Maesso (screenplay collaborator) (as José G. Maesso) and
Piero Vivarelli (screenplay collaborator)

Produced by
Manolo Bolognini .... producer
Bruno Frascà .... supervising producer
Sergio Corbucci .... producer (uncredited)
 
Original Music by
Luis Bacalov  (as Luis Enriquez Bacalov)
 
Cinematography by
Enzo Barboni (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Nino Baragli 
Sergio Montanari 
 
Production Design by
Carlo Simi  (as Giancarlo Simi)
 
Art Direction by
Carlo Simi 
 
Set Decoration by
Francisco Canet 
 
Costume Design by
Carlo Simi  (as Giancarlo Simi)
 
Makeup Department
Grazia De Rossi .... hair stylist (as Grazia De'Rossi)
Giulio Natalucci .... makeup artist
Mario Van Riel .... key makeup artist
 
Production Management
Bruno Frascà .... production supervisor
Miguel Ángel Martín Proharán .... production manager: Spain
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ruggero Deodato .... assistant director
Ruggero Deodato .... second unit director: outdoor Spanish sequences (uncredited)
 
Art Department
Francesco Bronzi .... property master
 
Sound Department
Bernardino Fronzetti .... sound recordist (as Dino Fronzetti)
Corrado Volpicelli .... boom operator
 
Stunts
Remo De Angelis .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Giovanni Bergamini .... camera operator (as Gianni Bergamini)
Fernando Gallandt .... assistant camera
Angelo Novi .... still photographer
Idelmo Simonelli .... camera operator
Gaetano Valle .... camera operator
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Marcella De Marchis .... costumer
 
Other crew
Ettore Catalucci .... laboratory director: S.P.E.S. (as E. Catalucci)
Remo De Angelis .... master of arms
Julio Parra .... production supervisor
Patrizia Zulini .... continuity
Gianfranco Bellini .... voice dubbing: Gino Pernice (uncredited)
Mario Feliciani .... voice dubbing: José Bódalo (uncredited)
Nando Gazzolo .... voice dubbing: Franco Nero (uncredited)
Bruno Persa .... voice dubbing: Eduardo Fajardo (uncredited)
Carlo Romano .... voice dubbing: Angel Alvarez (uncredited)
Rita Savagnone .... voice dubbing: Loredana Cappelletti (uncredited)
Rita Savagnone .... voice dubbing: Loredana Nusciak (uncredited)
 
Crew believed to be complete


Production CompaniesDistributorsSpecial EffectsOther Companies

Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Jango" - USA (dubbed version)
"A Fistful of Dollars Part 2" - Japan (English title) (alternative transliteration)
See more »
Runtime:
92 min | Spain:87 min (censored version) | West Germany:88 min (censored version)
Country:
Language:
Color:
Color (Eastmancolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.66 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Certification:
Argentina:13 | Australia:M | Brazil:18 (Original rating) | Brazil:16 (re-rating) | Canada:13+ (Quebec) | Finland:K-15 (uncut) (2007) | Finland:K-18 (uncut) (self applied) (2006) | Finland:K-16 (cut) (1983) | Finland:(Banned) (heavily cut) (1968) | Finland:(Banned) (uncut) (1968) | France:U (1966, uncut) | Germany:16 (DVD rating) | Iceland:16 | Italy:VM18 | Netherlands:16 | Norway:(Banned) (theatrical rating) (1968) | Singapore:PG | Spain:T (DVD rating) | Sweden:(Banned) | UK:R (original rating) | UK:15 (video rating: 2004) | UK:18 (video rating) (1993) | UK:(Banned) (1966) | USA:Unrated | West Germany:18 (nf)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Film debut of Luciano Rossi.See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: Modern suburbs can be seen in the distance behind Brother Jonathan in his close-up when he creeps in from the alley.See more »
Quotes:
Django:[to a gang] A woman shouldn't be treated in that way.
Bad Guy:What's that you said?
Django:It's not important. And if I bothered you, would you accept my apology?
[shoots all five]
See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Iron Man 3 (2013)See more »
Soundtrack:
DjangoSee more »

FAQ

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
42 out of 48 people found the following review useful.
Mystical central figure, 31 March 1999
Author: Stefan Kahrs from Canterbury, England

At least in Europe, this other spaghetti western variation of Kurosawa's Yojimbo was probably even more influential than the film that created the genre, A Fistful of Dollars, with countless imitations, rip-offs, sequels, remakes. The title hero is again very different from traditional Western heroes, but this time he is a much more mystical (almost religious) figure than even the man with no name, and the places he goes to are even dirtier and more desperate and downtrodden than any place we would find in a Leone Western.

The impressive opening sequence shows Django dragging a coffin behind him through a muddy and featureless landscape, accompanied by Bacalov's title song (not Morricone, for a change), heading for his first battle. The coffin, his dark coat, and the mystique around him make him appear like an angel of death, invoking associations with the Red Death character in Roger Corman's Masque of the Red Death. Django is not quite as untouchable and supernatural, but the body count in his trace is comparable.

Was the above review useful to you?
See more (84 total) »

Message Boards

Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for Django (1966)
Recent Posts (updated daily)User
Django stealing gold scene. eoldham-74-798026
I felt bad for the bartender... Francesjamesking
That final scene (Spoilers, obviously) greymane_lor
Django better than the Dollars trilogy IndigoMoss
Franco Nero =Terrence Hill uster
Question about Hand-Smashing Scene trcrock
See more »

Recommendations

If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
A Fistful of Dollars Last Man Standing The Good, the Bad and the Ugly For a Few Dollars More Death Rides a Horse
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Full cast and crew Company credits External reviews
News articles IMDb Western section IMDb Italy section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.