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Two Mules for Sister Sara (1970)

Nun Sara is on the run in Mexico and is saved from cowboys by Hogan, who is preparing for a future mission to capture a French fort. The pair become good friends, but Sara never does tell him the true reason behind her being outlawed.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Manolo Fábregas ...
Colonel Beltran (as Manolo Fabregas)
Alberto Morin ...
General LeClaire
Armando Silvestre ...
1st American
John Kelly ...
2nd American
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Juan (as David Estuardo)
Ada Carrasco ...
Juan's Mother
Pancho Córdova ...
Juan's Father (as Poncho Cordoba)
José Chávez ...
Horacio (as Jose Chavez)
Pedro Galván ...
(as Pedro Galvan)
José Ángel Espinosa 'Ferrusquilla' ...
(as Jose Angel Espinosa)
Enrique Lucero ...
3rd American
Aurora Muñoz ...
Sara's Friend
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Yaqui Chief
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Storyline

Set in Mexico, a nun called Sara is rescued from three cowboys by Hogan, who is on his way to do some reconnaissance, for a future mission to capture a French fort. The French are chasing Sara, but not for the reasons she tells Hogan, so he decides to help her in return for information about the fort defences. Inevitably the two become good friends but Sara has a secret.. Written by Rob Hartill

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nun raped | french | cowboy | mexico | nun | See All (105) »

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CLINT EASTWOOD...the deadliest man alive...takes on a whole army with two guns and a fistful of dynamite!


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Release Date:

13 August 1970 (Mexico)  »

Also Known As:

Ein Fressen für die Geier  »

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Budget:

$2,500,000 (estimated)
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(Westrex Recording System)

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Shirley MacLaine gets top billing in the film's credits. This was the last time Clint Eastwood received second billing (or anything less than first) until A Perfect World (1993) and the only time his leading lady was played by an A-list star until The Bridges of Madison County (1995). See more »

Goofs

When "Sister" Sara is explaining to Hogan the things the three Americans did to her, she motions with her arm, and her underarms are shaven. This couldn't have happened to a woman "in the middle of nowhere" who hasn't been in an area where she could have shaved for a long time. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
One of Sara's molesters: Look at that! Look at it!
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Connections

Referenced in Hollywood on Trial (1976) See more »

Soundtracks

Sam Hall
(uncredited)
Traditional
Performed by Clint Eastwood
Sung by Hogan when the arrow is removed
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User Reviews

 
What a good movie!
27 September 1998 | by (Massachusetts) – See all my reviews

It was a different kind of western with a surprising ending. Clint Eastwood and Shirley McClaine had great chemistry and gave great performances; especially Clint Eastwood. It was fun to watch with a good story line. Very entertaining!


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