MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 11,056 this week

The Tramplers (1965)
"Gli uomini dal passo pesante" (original title)

 -  Western  -  7 December 1966 (USA)
5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 97 users  
Reviews: 6 user

Civil War soldier returns home to his father who can't accept the loss of the Confederates. Serious conflicts arouse which split the family.

Directors:

, (as Anthony Wileys)

Writers:

(as Alfredo Antonini) , (novel), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 6583 titles
created 01 Apr 2013
 
a list of 1057 titles
created 20 Apr 2013
 
a list of 729 titles
created 18 Jun 2013
 
a list of 100 titles
created 02 Jul 2013
 
a list of 40 titles
created 12 Jul 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "The Tramplers" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Tramplers (1965)

The Tramplers (1965) on IMDb 5.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Tramplers.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Romance | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Django's father is framed by his business partner Clusker and shot by a bounty Killer. Django inherits his fathers part of the business and a score to settle with Clusker.

Director: Alberto De Martino
Stars: Glenn Saxson, Fernando Sancho, Ida Galli
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

L'avvocato Brà lavora per le assicurazioni ed è insospettito dalla morte di un'assicurata, Maria Mancuso, avvenuta un'ora prima della scadenza della polizza. La polizza è atipica poichè ... See full summary »

Director: Luigi Comencini
Stars: Philippe Leroy, Paola Pitagora, Sara Franchetti
Hellbenders (1967)
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

An ex-Confederate and his sons plan to use stolen money as a way to revive the Confederacy.

Director: Sergio Corbucci
Stars: Joseph Cotten, Norma Bengell, Al Mulock
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A scientist, working with genetics, creates a creature that is capable of transforming back and forth between a giant Death Head moth and a beautiful woman. The creature masquerades as his ... See full summary »

Director: Vernon Sewell
Stars: Peter Cushing, Robert Flemyng, Wanda Ventham
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Two missionaries (Bud Spencer and Terence Hill) come into conflict with the authorities when they turn their missionary into a parrot farm. The Bishop of Maracaibo calls them his 'black ... See full summary »

Director: Franco Rossi
Stars: Terence Hill, Bud Spencer, Jean-Pierre Aumont
Flying Virus (2001)
Action | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  

A journalist uncovers a government conspiracy to unleash virus-carrying killer bees that could wipe out humanity.

Director: Jeff Hare
Stars: Gabrielle Anwar, Craig Sheffer, Rutger Hauer
Buffalo Bill (1965)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

Renegade Indians, led by Yellow Hand, are being sold guns by Donaldson. Buffalo Bill is sent to stop the arms trading and avert an Indian war

Director: Mario Costa
Stars: Gordon Scott, Mario Brega, Jan Hendriks
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Alfredo Giannetti
Stars: Rossano Brazzi, Annie Girardot, Tony Anthony
Un delitto (1963)
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The story of a boy who passes the same house every day on his way to school. The ride on his bicycle and looking through a window of the house will reveal him the true self.

Director: Luigi Bazzoni
Stars: Franco Nero
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

David Warbeck stars an instructor who marries a traumatized, crippled woman. The wife is tormented by a traumatic event that happended. What is even more unfortunate is that her marriage is... See full summary »

Director: Alberto De Martino
Stars: Christina Nagy, David Warbeck, Carroll Blumenberg
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Director: Mauro Ivaldi
Stars: Barbara Bouchet, Carmen Villani, Roberto Cenci
Nightmare (1942)
Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

An ex-gambler helps a beautiful widow, and becomes involved with a murder, secret agents, and saboteurs.

Director: Tim Whelan
Stars: Diana Barrymore, Brian Donlevy, Henry Daniell
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Lon Cordeen
...
Temple Cordeen
Muriel Franklin ...
Alice Cordeen
...
Hoby Cordeen
Ilaria Occhini ...
Edith Wickett
...
Charley Garvey (as Frank Nero)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Franco Balducci ...
Pete Wiley
Silla Bettini ...
Hogan
Carla Calò ...
Mrs. Temple Cordeen
Aldo Cecconi ...
Jim Hennessy
Claudio Gora ...
Fred Wickett
Georges Lycan ...
Longfellow Wiley
Dario Michaelis ...
Bert Cordeen
Edith Peters ...
Emma
Romano Puppo ...
Paine Cordeen
Edit

Storyline

Civil War soldier returns home to his father who can't accept the loss of the Confederates. Serious conflicts arouse which split the family.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Western

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

7 December 1966 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Tramplers  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in Hellbenders (1967) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Good and agreeable Spaghetti Western that details the dissolution of a despotic cattle baron's family
19 December 2012 | by See all my reviews

A rebel father called Temple Cordeen (Joseph Cotten) and son (Gordon Scott) split over the hanging of a Yankee during post-Civil War . As a Civil War soldier named Lon Cordeen returns home to his father who can't accept the loss of the Confederates. Serious conflicts arouse which split the family . As Temple Cordeen swears vengeance on those who have taken his lands during war . And the journalist's daughter (Ilaria Occhini)seeks justice against Temple , whom she blames for his death .

Italian made spaghetti that contains thrills , action and lots of gratuitous gunplay . The picture with no much plot displays elements of Greek tragedy and a touching finale . There is plenty of action in the movie , guaranteeing shootouts, fights or stunts every few minutes . This Spaghetti was filmed in 1965 , a notorious year in the development of European western that almost doubled since former year with movies mostly filmed in Spain and Italy . It results to be a peculiar version about confrontation between father and sons ; theme to be treated in other Hollywood films such as ¨Broken Lance¨(1954) by Edward Dmytryck with Spencer Tracy as daddy and sons as Robert Wagner , Earl Holliman , Hugh O'Brian ; and previously in ¨House of strangers¨ (1949) by Joseph L Mankiewicz with Edward G Robinson , Luther Adler and Richard Conte . Joseph Cotten is magnificent as the ruthless wealthy owner who sadly contends his sons . Franco Nero , in a smaller part that you'd expected from his billing , in nevertheless excellent as a good guy who marries Temple's daughter . There appears several familiar faces from Spaghetti such as Franco Balducci , Romano Puppo , Giovanni Ivan Scratuglia and Giovanni Cianfriglia . It packs a mediocre cinematography by Alvaro Mancori , also producer , being necessary an urgent and perfect remastering . Musical score well composed and conducted by Angelo Francesco Lavagnino is impressive ; including catching leitmotif and enjoyable sounds from Western .

The motion picture was professionally directed by Albert Band and Mario Sequi . A veteran filmmaker, Albert Band is one of Hollywood's most prolific directors who started his career in the early 50s. He began financing a number of motion pictures through the seventies and eighties and helped his son, Charles Band, bring together his own production company, 'Empire Pictures', in the early eighties. Upon the collapse of Empire Pictures in the early nineties, Band continued to work with his son and help bring a number of low-budget and medium budget films to the Hollywood screen and direct to video releases. Band directed some Western such as ¨She came to the Valley¨, ¨Massacre at Grand Canyon¨, ¨The Young Guns¨ and this ¨The Tramplers ¨ at his best ; furthermore , he made terror , action and of all kind of genres .


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss The Tramplers (1965) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?