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Black Killer (1971)

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The town of Tombstone is at the mercy of the five dreaded O'Hara brothers: Ramon (Antonio Cantafora), Pedro (Enzo Pulcrano), Miguel (Calogero Caruana), Ryan (Antonio Danesi)& Slide (Mimmo ... See full summary »

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James Webb, the lawyer
Fred Robsahm ...
Burt Collins
Antonio Cantafora ...
Ramon O'Hara
Marina Malfatti ...
Sarah Collins (as Marina Mulligan)
Enzo Pulcrano ...
Pedro O'Hara (as Paul Craine)
Tiziana Dini ...
Consuelo
Calogero Caruana ...
Miguel O'Hara (as Ted Jones)
Jerry Ross ...
Peter Collins, Burt's brother
Dante Maggio ...
Judge Wilson (as Dan May)
Claudio Trionfi
Antonio Danesi ...
Ryan O'Hara (as Robert Danish)
Mimmo Maggio ...
Slide O'Hara (as Dick Foster)
Carlo Croccolo ...
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The town of Tombstone is at the mercy of the five dreaded O'Hara brothers: Ramon (Antonio Cantafora), Pedro (Enzo Pulcrano), Miguel (Calogero Caruana), Ryan (Antonio Danesi)& Slide (Mimmo Maggio). An expert gunslinger, Burt Collins (Fred Robsham), arrives in Tombstone and is immediately persuaded to take on the duties of sheriff. A mysterious lawyer, James Webb (Klaus Kinski), lurking mostly in the background and occasionally joins in on the action with his deadly law books. Written by John Tviland Bakken

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27 November 1971 (Italy)  »

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A spaghetti western that's a mixed bag
12 August 2012 | by (Victoria, BC) – See all my reviews

Much of the positive that is to be found in "Black Killer" can be found with Klaus Kinski and the character he plays. The cold-eyed Kinski instantly brings in some grit with his charisma, though I have to admit that the unintentionally funny English dubbing for him sounds NOTHING like how Kinski (who could speak English) sounded in real life. There is also some novelty that Kinski is playing a lawyer (!), though one who is handy with a gun. Other positive things in the movie include a good musical score, as well as some good shoot-outs. And there is a significant amount of nudity, which you usually don't see in a spaghetti western. On the other hand, there isn't much of a story here, and the little there is unfolds very slowly. There were a couple of slow stretched where I almost drifted off into sleep. This isn't a bad movie, but I would only recommend it to Kinski fans and/or spaghetti western fans.


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