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The Beast (1970)
"La belva" (original title)

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Foul, twitchy, and deranged sex maniac Johnny Laster comes up with a plan to abduct a lovely young heiress in order to obtain her considerable inheritance. After said plan goes disastrously... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Johnny Laster
Gabriella Giorgelli ...
Juanita
Steven Tedd ...
Riccardo
Giovanni Pallavicino ...
Machete
Andrea Aureli ...
Riccardo's Father
Remo Capitani
Giuliano Raffaelli ...
Gary Pinkerton
Paolo Casella ...
Glen (as Paul Sullivan)
Grazia Di Marzà
Fiona Florence
Gioia Garson
Cristina Iosani ...
(as Cristina Josani)
Vittorio Mangano
Ivana Novak
Pilù
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Foul, twitchy, and deranged sex maniac Johnny Laster comes up with a plan to abduct a lovely young heiress in order to obtain her considerable inheritance. After said plan goes disastrously awry, Johnny and his gang become wanted fugitives. Written by Woodyanders

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12 September 1970 (Italy)  »

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The great Kinski!
29 September 2002 | by (Kaarina, Finland) – See all my reviews

An above average Italian western featuring a nicely sinister performance by Klaus Kinski. Kinski is a sadistic sex mad bandit who's after dollars as well as women.

The plot is engaging and the acting above average, so this one is easy to recommend to fans of the genre or the man Kinski.

Fast paced and fun. Probably even better with original soundtrack, though!

Released on video in Finland in the early eighties.


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