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Luke
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Jaroo
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Chavez
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Claudine (as Mariana Hill)
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Dolores
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Old Convict (as Elisha Cook)
Gustavo Rojo ...
Colonel Anguinaldo
Florencio Amarilla ...
Aguila
Julio Peña ...
General Hernandez
Ángel del Pozo ...
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Patricio Santiago ...
Julio
John Clark ...
Prison Guard Captain
Raúl Mendoza Castro ...
Indian (as Raul Mendoza Castro)
Rafael Albaicín ...
Officer (as Rafael Albaicin)
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Luke, an escaped convict, and Jaroo, a loner gold prospector, team up with a band of Apache Indians in 19th century Mexico to capture a large, heavily armed fortress for the millions -- or billions -- of dollars in gold that are rumored to be stored within. Written by Brian C. Madsen <bcmmovies@earthlink.net>

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The huge fortress of El Condor, built in Spain for this movie, was subsequently featured in many other films, including A Reason to Live, a Reason to Die (1972) and Conan the Barbarian (1982). See more »

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Excellent Action, great Drama
20 April 2001 | by (So Central, Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

This motion picture is in my opinion, undoubtedbly Jim Brown's best cinematic performance . The action and cinematography reminded me of The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly (Lee Van Cleef probably had something to do w/ it) He also does an excellent job.

The plot is well-scripted, and the motion picture is paced well. I don't know the name of the lead actress in the picture--but man, she must've been working out or something because she is/ was pretty fine. All in all, a definite thumb up picture.


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