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Day of the Evil Gun (1968)

 -  Western  -  1 March 1968 (USA)
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A woman and two children are kidnapped by Apaches. The husband of the captured woman enlists the help of his neighbor to find the Apaches that seized his family; not knowing his neighbor has unknown reasons of his own for helping him.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Lorn Warfield
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Owen Forbes
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Jimmy Noble
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Captain Jefferson Addis
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Sheriff Kelso
Nico Minardos ...
DeLeon
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Sergeant Parker (as Dean Stanton)
Pilar Pellicer ...
Lydia Yearby
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Willford
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Dr. Eli Prather
Ross Elliott ...
Reverend Yearby
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Angie Warfield
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Storekeeper
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Olan Soule ...
Dr. Marsh (Adamsville) (scenes deleted)
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A woman and two children are kidnapped by Apaches. The husband of the captured woman enlists the help of his neighbor to find the Apaches that seized his family; not knowing his neighbor has unknown reasons of his own for helping him.

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Two men on a desperate search to save a woman only one of them could have! See more »

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Western

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Release Date:

1 March 1968 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Pistola do Mal  »

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| (Turner Library Print)

Sound Mix:

(Westrex Recording System) (uncredited)

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(Metrocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Goofs

When Jose unscrews the butt-plate of Lorn's rifle to get the money out, in the next scene the butt-plate is back in place. See more »

Quotes

Wilford: Think of violence. It's what I call an evil gun. I'll never know how one man can kill another.
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Connections

Referenced in El Topo (1970) See more »

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Come Wander With Me
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2 men chase Apaches into the high country
1 June 2002 | by (Broken Bow, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

Good western with Ford playing a gunman trying to put his guns down and come home to the wife and kids. Upon arrival at the homestead he finds his family has been taken by injun raiders. This leads to his searching for them in a harsh land where he must battle not only the redskins on their own turf but Army deserters, a gang of cutthroat Mexican outlaws, and a man he must ride with who is close to losing his mind. Lots of action and gunsmoke.


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