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Forgotten Pistolero (1969)

Il pistolero dell'Ave Maria (original title)
Mann is a gunman informed by a childhood friend that his father was murdered years earlier by his mother and her lover. To make matters worse, Mann's sister, who is in love with his friend,... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Leonard Mann ...
Sebastian Carrasco
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Anna Carrasco
Pietro Martellanza ...
Rafael Garcia (as Peter Martell)
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Tomas
Pilar Velázquez ...
Isabella Carrasco (as Pilar Velazquez)
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General Juan Carrasco (as José Suarez)
Piero Lulli ...
Francisco
José Manuel Martín ...
Miguel
Luciano Rossi ...
Juanito
Barbara Nelli ...
Conchita (as Barbara Nelly)
Mirella Pamphili ...
Inez (as Mirella Pompili)
Franco Pesce ...
Tequila, the Bartender
Franco Gulà ...
Preacher (as Francesco Gula)
Nicola Solari
Silvana Bacci ...
Maria, la 'Bruja'
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Mann is a gunman informed by a childhood friend that his father was murdered years earlier by his mother and her lover. To make matters worse, Mann's sister, who is in love with his friend, is held under the thumb of his murderous mom. The two gunmen ride off to have a reckoning with her. Written by Anonymous

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Excellent western!
25 October 2007 | by (Texas) – See all my reviews

Out of all the spaghetti westerns I've seen (and there are probably three dozen of them, so far), this would easily rank among the top five, and for several reasons: 1. The story is engaging, action-packed, and well written, with lots of twists and turns. This is a spaghetti western with a mystery, and I like that.

2. The acting is exceptional, all around. The bad guys play their parts so well that you can't wait for them to "get theirs". Especially good is Luciana Paluzzi, Peter Martell, Pilar Velazquez, and Leonard Mann. Martell is so good that he often upstages them all.

3. The photography, costumes, sets, and music really add to the film. In short, if you like spaghetti westerns, you'll like this one.


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