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Winnetou and Old Firehand (1966)

Winnetou und sein Freund Old Firehand (original title)

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Pierre Brice ...
Rod Cameron ...
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Todd Armstrong ...
Tom
Harald Leipnitz ...
Silers
Nadia Gray ...
Michèle Mercier
Walter Wilz ...
Billy-Bob Silers
Jörg Marquardt ...
Jace Mercier
Rik Battaglia ...
Capt. Mendoza
Viktor de Kowa ...
Robert Ravenhurst
Vladimir Medar ...
Caleb
Miha Baloh ...
Capt. Luis Sanchez Quilvera
Aleksandar Gavric ...
Derks
Dusan Antonijevic ...
Leon Mercier (as Dusko Antonijevic)
Ilija Ivezic ...
Moses
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Follows Old Shatterhand (1964) See more »

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Quite good and interesting spaghetti western
8 December 2015 | by (Latvia) – See all my reviews

I don't understand these negative reviews. No doubts, "Winnetou and Firehand" isn't very great masterpiece like Sergio Leone's "Once upon time in the West", but it's interesting, dynamic action with very effective battle scenes, with splendid soundtrack by Peter Thomas - one of the greatest music in movies about native Americans '(like Trevor Jone's - "The Last of the mohicans", 1992, and Martin Bottcher's - other Winnetou films). Alfred's Vohrer's direction is energetic. photographs of Croatian landscape is impressive. The cast is professional, characters are well characterized. Especially I like beautiful, romantic brother and sister - Pierre's Brice's Winnetou and Marie Versini's Nscho-tschi, Nadia Gray as Michelle (convincing drama of lonely woman), Harald Leipnitz as fanatic avenger Silers, Aleksander Gavric as Derks. The humor and seriousness are well balanced in this film. It's pleasant to see it. To my mind, one of the best movies about Winnetou.


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