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The Rope and the Colt (1969)
"Une corde, un Colt..." (original title)

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Manuel is a leather-clad killer, drawn into a tragic kidnap/murder plot by his former flame Maria Caine.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Michèle Mercier ...
Robert Hossein ...
Guido Lollobrigida ...
Thomas Caine (as Lee Burton)
Daniele Vargas ...
Will Rogers (as Daniel Vargas)
Serge Marquand ...
Larry Rogers
Pierre Hatet ...
Frank Rogers
Philippe Baronnet ...
Bud Rogers
Pierre Collet ...
Sheriff Ben
Ivano Staccioli ...
Vallee
Béatrice Altariba ...
Saloon Woman
Michel Lemoine ...
Eli Caine
Anne-Marie Balin ...
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Simón Arriaga ...
Employé de Rogers
José Canalejas ...
Un frère Valley
Álvaro de Luna ...
Adjoint du shérif
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Manuel is a leather-clad killer, drawn into a tragic kidnap/murder plot by his former flame Maria Caine.

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Release Date:

25 January 1969 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Cemetery Without Crosses  »

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Also on the German DVD interview, Robert Hossein said that the dinner scene at the Rogers house was directed by Sergio Leone. See more »

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Referenced in Cold Sweat (1970) See more »

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Concerto pour Guitare
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Uneven spaghetti western
27 May 2014 | by (Victoria, BC) – See all my reviews

What may interest a number of viewers about this spaghetti western is that Dario Argento is given credit as one of the writers, though reports state that he actually had nothing to do with this movie. Whether he was involved or not, the end results are really strange. There is some good stuff here - the movie has a great deal of atmosphere, from the ghost town set to even the interior of saloons. The musical score is also well done, whether the scene calls for something loud or something more subdued. However, the script needed a lot more work before shooting began. The story, what there is, moves at an incredibly slow pace. Also, the story is frequently confusing right from the start, leading to a number of moments when you wonder what exactly is going on. If you are a spaghetti western fan of great patience, the movie does have some rewards, but even then you'll see that it could have been a lot better.


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