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Django, Prepare a Coffin (1968)

Preparati la bara! (original title)
Not Rated | | Western, Action | 27 January 1968 (Italy)
A gunfighter forms a gang of "deceased" execution victims to get revenge on the politician and outlaw who killed his wife.

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David Barry
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Lucas
José Torres ...
Garcia
Pinuccio Ardia ...
Orazio
Guido Lollobrigida ...
Jonathan Abbott (as Lee Burton)
Bruna Simionato ...
Mercedes (as Barbara Simon)
Spartaco Conversi ...
Another one of the Hanged
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One of the Hanged (as Edward G. Ross)
Gianni Brezza ...
Alvarez
Giovanni Ivan Scratuglia ...
Pat O'Connor (as Ivan Scratuglia)
Andrea Scotti ...
Lucas Henchman
Roberto Simmi ...
Wallace
Franco Balducci ...
Sheriff
Adriana Giuffrè ...
Barry's Wife
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A mysterious gunfighter named Django is employed by a local crooked political boss as a hangman to execute innocent locals framed by the boss, who wants their land. What the boss doesn't know is that Django isn't hanging the men at all, just making it look like he is, and using the men he saves from the gallows to build up his own "gang" in order to take revenge on the boss, who, with Django's former best friend, caused the death of his wife years before. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Wanderer. Gunslinger. Executioner See more »

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Django had his name changed into Trinita for the French version, but no attempt to turn the film into a comedy was ever made. See more »

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In opening scene, the American flag is displayed incorrectly. The field of blue is to always be on the left. See more »

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Spun-off from Django (1966) See more »

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Viva Django!
28 December 2003 | by (Stavanger, Norway) – See all my reviews

Of all the unofficial "Django"-sequels(40+), this is the one that sticks closest to the original. This time around, Django is portrayed by a pre-Trinity Terrence Hill. Hill does his best to copy the original performance by Franco Nero, and succeeds. Director Ferdinando Baldi co-wrote this with Franco Rossetti (who also co-wrote the Corbucci film), and the result is an extremely entertaining film, with plenty of action, and enjoyable performances. This is nowhere the really great spaghetti westerns such as "Keoma", "Bullet For The General", and the works of Sergio Leone and Sergio Corbucci, but fans of the genre will be more than pleased. The ending is the best bit, and was actually copied in the only official "Django"-sequel, "Django Strikes Again". Extremely hard to find, but well worth the search.


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