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Any Gun Can Play (1967)

Vado... l'ammazzo e torno (original title)
A gang of bandits rob a train of it's one million dollar gold shipment. Once the gang's leader makes off with the pot he's pursued by a bounty hunter... See full synopsis »

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Marisol ('Guapa') (as Kareen O'Hara)
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Jose Huerta, the Colonel
Ivano Staccioli ...
Il capitano
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Lawrence Blackman (Allied Insurance) (as Gerard Herter)
Ignazio Spalla ...
Pajondo / Bahunda (as Pedro Sanchez)
Adriana Giuffrè ...
Conchetta
Valentino Macchi ...
Charro Ruiz
Riccardo Pizzuti ...
Paco (as Rick Piper)
Rodolfo Valadier ...
Pablo
Marco Mariani ...
Il sergente yankee
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A gang of bandits rob a train of it's one million dollar gold shipment. Once the gang's leader makes off with the pot he's pursued by a bounty hunter... See full synopsis »

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Fast Guns Finish First...Or They're Out. Dead Out! See more »


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26 September 1967 (Italy)  »

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2.35 : 1
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At the 2014 Memphis Film Festival in Tunica, Mississippi, Edd Byrnes stated that he hated the fact that the producers didn't let him dub his own voice for the English-language version of "Any Gun Can Play." See more »

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In the opening gunfight, "the stranger" quickly fires 7 times from his six round revolver. See more »

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References Django (1966) See more »

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Great Satire of the Spaghetti and Matzo-ball Westerns
30 May 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Leonard Maltin gave this film a dreaded BOMB rating in his 1995 Movie and Video Guide. What film was he looking at? Kid Vengeance or God's Gun are bombs. This film is a delight. It is fantastic. It is literate. It is well mounted. It is beautiful photographed, making a brilliant use of colors. Right from the opening scene the film grabs your attention and tips you off that this film is a well-done satire of the whole Spaghetti Western genre. The film is played for laughs from the beginning to the end with homages to Douglas Fairbanks, 77 Sunset Strip, and the famous showdown in the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. Edd Byrnes, George Hilton, and Gilbert Roland work brilliantly together to make the satire work. It is too bad Mr. Maltin rated this film so poorly as it is undeserved. One can only guess as to his reason. I suspect that he missed the point of the movie entirely and was expecting something more serious than this film is meant to be. Kudos belong to everyone involved in this project. This film is a little gem waiting to be discovered by people who care about literate movies and appreciate satire.


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