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Django Kills Softly (1967)

Bill il taciturno (original title)
Django arrives in the town of Santa Anna at the behest of a man named Sanders who'd been trying to buy safe passage for his cargo from a Mexican bandit named El Santo. Django finds that ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
George Eastman ...
Bill / Django
Liana Orfei ...
Linda
Luciano Rossi ...
Dr. Thompson (as Edwin G. Ross)
Domenico Maggio ...
El Santo (as Mimmo Maggio)
Peter Hellman ...
Rosson
Claudio Biava
Paul Marou ...
Steve (as Paul Maru)
Spartaco Conversi ...
Miguel
Antonio Toma ...
Pedro
Martial Boschero
Federico Boido ...
The Nervous One (as Rik Boyd)
Giovanna Lenzi
Ilona Drash
Enrico Manera
Federico Pietrabruna
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Django arrives in the town of Santa Anna at the behest of a man named Sanders who'd been trying to buy safe passage for his cargo from a Mexican bandit named El Santo. Django finds that Sanders has been killed and that his rival, a man named Thompson, is now trying to deal with El Santo. Django, after a brief involvement with a beautiful young widow named Linda -- who has information on a lost gold mine -- becomes entangled in this situation by agreeing to escort a shipment through El Santo's territory. Written by dinky-4 of Minneapolis

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29 April 1967 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

Django Kills Silently  »

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1.66 : 1
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Serviceable spaghetti western
11 January 2013 | by (Victoria, BC) – See all my reviews

"Django Kills Silently" (a.k.a. "Django Kills Softly") is overall a serviceable spaghetti western for people who have an interest in the genre. Some of its positive attributes include a good musical score, some good action sequences, and a pretty good performance by George Eastman, a hulking actor who you might think is better suited for bad guy roles. Also, the plot of the movie is not standard or predictable - it keeps jumping from place to place and to new characters on a regular schedule. Although one problem of this is you may be wondering just when the movie is going to settle on some key elements! Another problem is that the movie doesn't explore the lead character's motivations or character that deeply. If his name is indeed "Django", we learn this from the title, since his name is never mentioned once in the movie! Still, apart from a few quibbles like those, the movie passes the time adequately enough.


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