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The Moment to Kill (1968)

Il momento di uccidere (original title)
Lord and Bull are two adventurers recruited by Judge Warren for a mysterious mission. On reaching the village to know the details of the mission they don't find the judge and discover that many people want them dead.

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Cast

Cast overview:
George Hilton ...
Lord
Walter Barnes ...
Bull
Horst Frank ...
Jason Forester
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Regina Forester
Carlo Alighiero ...
Forester
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Trent
Rudolf Schündler ...
Warren
Giorgio Sammartino
Remo De Angelis ...
Dago
Pietro Ceccarelli ...
Forester henchman
Arturo Dominici ...
Forester
Ugo Adinolfi ...
Forester henchman
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Lord and Bull are two adventurers recruited by Judge Warren for a mysterious mission. On reaching the village to know the details of the mission they don't find the judge and discover that many people want them dead.

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Walk By My Side
Composed by Francesco De Masi
Performed by Raul Lovecchio
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Shabby foreign oater
13 March 2014 | by (Victoria, BC) – See all my reviews

The DVD company Wild East put this out with another George Hilton spaghetti western on the same disc, "Full House For The Devil". The two compliment each other, and not in a good way. This is a pretty poor western. The first third of the movie is very confusing, with motivations by the various characters murky. Eventually we learn what's going on, but the movie doesn't really improve with that knowledge. The story remains very slow-moving, and the sporadic action sequences are not particularly exciting. The two protagonists (played by Hilton and Walter Barnes) are not very likable, coming across as kind of smug and cold-hearted. Is there anything of merit to be found here? Well, the opening credits song is not bad, and the director occasionally pulls off an interesting visual. But I think even the biggest spaghetti western fans won't find this limited merit enough to make the movie worth investing their time with.


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