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Joanne Morton
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Doc Morton
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Manuel
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Sarah Lambert
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Antonio
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Ortega
Sara Vardi ...
Inez
James Westerfield ...
Abe Parker
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Rory Calvin
Ivalou Redd ...
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Dorothy Konrad ...
Alma Wishoff
Helen Kleeb ...
Elizabeth Parker
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Anthony Costello ...
Jess Parker
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A Mexican bandit, part of a gang led by his father, goes on a raid into the U.S. He falls for a beautiful woman and decides to leave his life of crime and settle down with her. Eventually his father and the gang come back for him, and he finds himself torn between his love for the woman and his loyalty to his father and his fellow gang members. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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10 May 1968 (USA)  »

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Inferno am Fluß  »

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Costume designer Edith Head began work on this film before her contract with Paramount ended in the spring of 1967. It is debatable how much of her finished work still remains in the completed film. However, she maintained in her personal record of 1000+ films she worked on during her career that this was one of her films. See more »

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Blue: I'm tired, Mr. Parker... particularly of you.
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Blue is worth seeing
7 June 2005 | by (California) – See all my reviews

Although it has been castigated by the critics, this movie still has a lot going for it and is definitely worth seeing. Given a big budget for its time, it has outstanding photography, beautiful scenic vistas, a very good music score and great stunt work by the legendary Yakima Cannutt. It also has Terence Stamp, who is always worth watching, no matter what he does (if we skip Priscilla, Queen of the Desert). Yes, it is not hard to tell that he is an Englishman playing an American raised by Mexicans, but his lines are few and far between, and who cares anyway? If we can have Englishmen and Australians playing Roman gladiators without critical comment, let's give this one a break. I admit that, although the plot line intended to contrast a violent past with the power of love, a complete lack of tenderness in the love scenes was laughable. But overall, this movie beats most of John Wayne's westerns by a mile.


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