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Director:
Writers:
Ron Barker (based on the novel "Der tod Ritt Dienstags" by)
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Release Date:
November 1969 (USA) See more »
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They never thought it could happen in their town... See more »
Plot:
Amiable, unassertive Scott Mary picks up the trash, cleans the toilets, sweeps the floors in the town of Clifton... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Lee Van Cleef ... Frank Talby
Giuliano Gemma ... Scott Mary
Walter Rilla ... Murph Allan Short
Christa Linder ... Gwen
Yvonne Sanson ... Vivien Skill
Lukas Ammann ... Judge Cutchell
Andrea Bosic ... Abel Murray
Ennio Balbo ... Turner - the banker
José Calvo ... Blind Bill (as Pepe Calvo)
Giorgio Gargiullo ... Killer
Anna Orso ... Eileen (Judge Cutchell's daughter)
Karl-Otto Alberty ... Sam Corbitt (as Hans Otto Alberty)
Nino Nini ... Marshall / Sheriff Nigel
Virgilio Gazzolo ... Mr. Barton - Owner of Arms Shop
Eleonora Morana ... Mrs. Barton - Woman sending a letter
Benito Stefanelli ... Owen White - The Hired Killer
Franco Balducci ... Slim
Christian Consola
Nazzareno Natale ... Wild Jack's Henchmen (as Natale Nazareno)
Ferruccio Viotti
Paolo Magalotti ... Deputy Cross
Gianni Di Segni
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Paul Naschy
Román Ariznavarreta ... Wild Jack's Henchmen (uncredited)
Giancarlo Bastianoni ... Talby's Gang Member hired to kill Scott (uncredited)
Omero Capanna ... Cameo (uncredited)
Álvaro de Luna ... Wild Jack's Henchmen (uncredited)
Margherita Horowitz ... Beautiful Middle-Aged Card Player in Talby's saloon (uncredited)
Mauro Mannatrizio ... Mackenzie Perkins (uncredited)
Vladimir Medar ... Old Man Perkins (uncredited)
Fulvio Mingozzi ... Turner's Assistant (uncredited)
Al Mulock ... Wild Jack (uncredited)
Ricardo Palacios ... Bowie Cantina Owner (uncredited)
Fulvio Pellegrino ... Waiter in Talby's saloon (uncredited)
Romano Puppo ... Hart Perkins (uncredited)

Directed by
Tonino Valerii 
 
Writing credits
Ron Barker (based on the novel "Der tod Ritt Dienstags" by)

Ernesto Gastaldi (screenplay) and
Tonino Valerii (screenplay) and
Renzo Genta (screenplay)

Produced by
Henryk Chroscicki .... producer (as Sansone e Chrosciky)
Alfonso Sansone .... producer (as Sansone e Chrosciky)
 
Original Music by
Riz Ortolani 
 
Cinematography by
Enzo Serafin (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Franco Fraticelli 
 
Production Design by
Piero Filippone 
 
Set Decoration by
Piero Filippone 
 
Costume Design by
Maria Baroni 
 
Production Management
Nino Milano .... production manager
Nicolò Pomilia .... unit manager
 
Art Department
Carlo Simi .... property master
 
Stunts
Giancarlo Bastianoni .... stunts (uncredited)
Omero Capanna .... stunts (uncredited)
Romano Puppo .... stunts (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Silvio Fraschetti .... camera operator
 
Music Department
Riz Ortolani .... conductor
Christa Linder .... singer (uncredited)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"I giorni dell'ira" - Italy (original title)
"Days of Wrath" - USA (alternative title)
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Runtime:
95 min | Australia:111 min
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Color (Technicolor)
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Certification:
Canada:PG (Ontario) | Canada:G (Quebec) | Finland:K-16 | Germany:16 (DVD rating) | Italy:VM18 | Norway:16 | Spain:18 | Sweden:15 | UK:15 (1986) | USA:M | West Germany:16 (nf)
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In the film, Scott Mary's mule is called Sartana; a common name for a gunslinger character in other spaghetti western films.See more »
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Scott Mary:Talby, now it's your turn. There's nobody out here left to take your place.See more »
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4 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Day of Anger (1967), 18 November 2007
Author: chaosrampant from Greece

I've been trawling through the spaghetti western back catalogue lately, and it seems I've missed quite a few hidden gems. Day of Anger is one of them. Tonino Valleni's western is more American in its approach, although the staples of the spaghetti genre are still here. Close ups, violence (altough not as glorifying as you'd expect from your typical spag), a languid jazzy score by Riz Ortolani (a departure from the typical operatic Morricone scores), and great performances by Lee Van Cleef and Giulliano Gemma.

Giulliano Gemma is Scott, the garbage boy for the quite peaceful town of Clifton, a town where the sheriff wanders about without his gun and residents are surprised to hear the sound of gunshots. Scott is constantly pushed around and ridiculed, until gunslinger extraordinaire Talby strides into town. Van Cleef is typically superb as Talby, who takes Scott under his wing and teaches him the art of gunslinging by laying out the 9 rules of the gunfigher. Talby and Scott will come back into Clifton to get the 50,000$ a crook called Wild Jack owed him. Wild Jack was sold short by Clifton's higher class citizens, so Talby will have to get the money back in his own way.

The story follows both Talby's gradual usurping of the city and Scott's progress from a green boy to a man who stands his ground. The interaction between old experienced gunslinger and enthusiastic apprentice is executed very well. All in all a solid, if a little predictable, spaghetti western, that eschews the conventions of your typical spag for characterization. It's well worth tracking down in its uncut 109 minutes version. It's a shame that quite a few spags were lost amidst the truckloads of similar flicks churned out by the Italian studios in the genre's hayday. This is among the best. And it's one, even the American horse opera fans, will love.

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