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Light the Fuse... Sartana Is Coming (1970)

Una nuvola di polvere... un grido di morte... arriva Sartana (original title)
Wily roving gunslinger Sartana arrives in a small town and tries to find a hidden fortune of half a million dollars in gold and two million dollars in counterfeit money. Naturally, a bunch ... See full summary »

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(as Anthony Ascott)

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(screenplay) (as Eduardo Manzanos), (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Sartana (as John Garko)
Nieves Navarro ...
Sra. Belle Manassas (as Susan Scott)
Massimo Serato ...
Sheriff Jim Manassas
Piero Lulli ...
Grand Full
Bruno Corazzari ...
Sam Puttnam
Clay Slegger
Frank Braña ...
Deputy Sheriff with Eye Patch
Franco Pesce ...
Plon Plon
Salvatore Borghese ...
Traitor (as Salvatore Borgese)
Giuseppe Castellano ...
Director of Penitentiary
Lino Coletta ...
Sancho - Guard
Raffaele Di Mario ...
Gus - Guard
Fernando Bilbao ...
Monk's Henchman
Beatrice Pellegrino
Brizio Montinaro ...
Killer in Turkish Bath
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Wily roving gunslinger Sartana arrives in a small town and tries to find a hidden fortune of half a million dollars in gold and two million dollars in counterfeit money. Naturally, a bunch of other treacherous folks who include conniving widow Senora Manassas, shrewd fellow gunslinger Grand Full, and the vicious and unhinged General Monk are also looking to get their greedy hands on said fortune. Written by Woodyanders

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24 December 1970 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

Cloud of Dust... Cry of Death... Sartana Is Coming  »

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Sartana Lights It Up
28 June 2014 | by (The Lonesome Prairie) – See all my reviews

Sartana infiltrates a sadistic frontier prison in order to bust out an inmate accused of stashing half a million dollars in gold. However, getting the inmate out proves to be easier than uncovering the whereabouts of the missing loot, located somewhere in a town full of crooked characters with shady intentions.

Another fast-moving entry in the official Sartana series, starring Gianni Garko, there's a lot of twists and turns, with Sartana seemingly able to read minds, tell the future and see in all directions at once!

There's loads of gun-play and a fairly interesting mystery regarding who exactly has the gold. It's not quite groundbreaking cinema, but it'll do.

One gripe though, there isn't one single likable character in the whole movie, not even Sartana!


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