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The Return of Ringo (1965)

Il ritorno di Ringo (original title)
A returning Union Officer discovers that his home has been overrun by Mexican bandits, and infiltrates the gang to restore order and determine if his wife has been faithful to him.



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Complete credited cast:
Capt. Montgomery Brown / 'Ringo' (as Montgomery Wood)
Fernando Sancho ...
Esteban Fuentes
Lorella De Luca ...
Helen Brown / Hally Fitzgerald (as Hally Hammond)
Nieves Navarro ...
Rosita, the Saloon-girl
Antonio Casas ...
Sheriff Carson
Manuel Muñiz ...
Myosotis / Morning Glory (as Pajarito)
Mónica Sugranes ...
Elizabeth Brown
Víctor Bayo ...
Jeremiah Pitt, the Saloon owner
Tunet Vila ...
Mimbreno, the Apache medicine man
Juan Torres ...
Bartender at Mimbres' village
Jose Halufi ...
George Martin ...
Don Fernando Paco Fuentes


Once again billed as Montgomery Wood, Giuliano Gemma plays a civil war soldier who returns to his family land to find his family decimated, his property taken over by a family of Mexican bandits and his fiancee about to marry the Mexican gangster behind all this. Bent on revenge, he goes undercover disguised as a Mexican and discovers he has a daughter! Written by Cristian Redferne <harlock1997@geocities.com>

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1966 (USA)  »

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Blood at Sundown  »

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2.35 : 1
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Italian censorship visa #46134 issued December 7, 1965. Running time of 96 minutes. See more »


Referenced in The Flying Guillotine (1975) See more »


Il ritorno di Ringo
Lyrics by Maurizio Attanasio as Maurizio Graf
Music by Ennio Morricone
Performed by Maurizio Attanasio as Maurizio Graf
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Spaghetti Western
20 September 2005 | by (Portugal) – See all my reviews

I'm an economist of 55 years old and I saw a lot of movies of all kinds. My favourite are westerns both traditional and spaghetti. The return of Ringo is a good picture by the time I saw it and it continues now. I'm asking my self why the great edition players do not edit it in DVD as well as some other movies like The Big Gundown. Backing to Ringo (Montgomery Wood) he has more to be edited and the cinema lovers deserve it.He broke the rules of presenting a western idyllic life with very well and cleaned dressed cowboys always looking for a very pretty women. He showed how hard and savage life can be and in this special movie e puts in a very high place the mains values of society.

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