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They Call Me Trinity (1970)

Lo chiamavano Trinità... (original title)
A lazy, unorthodox gunfighter and his portly, horse-thieving brother defend a Mormon settlement from a land-grabbing Major and his henchmen.

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(story and screenplay) (as E.B. Clucher)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Steffen Zacharias ...
Jonathan
Dan Sturkie ...
Tobias
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Sarah
Elena Pedemonte ...
Judith
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Maj. Harriman
Ezio Marano ...
Frank Faina / Weasel
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Timmy / Timid
Ugo Sasso ...
Sheriff Zoppo
Remo Capitani ...
Mezcal
Riccardo Pizzuti ...
Jeff
Paolo Magalotti ...
Major Henchman
Vito Gagliardi
Antonio Monselesan ...
Bounty Killer
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Storyline

A drifter comes to town where his brother is sheriff. His brother is actually a robber who broke the real sheriff's leg and left him for dead, and became sheriff in order to hide out. They team up against the local land baron who is trying to get rid of the Mormon settlers in a valley he wishes to own. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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He Was On the Side of the Law and Order. He Was On the Side of Crime and Chaos. He Was On Any Side That Would Have Him. See more »

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Comedy | Western

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Release Date:

4 November 1971 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

My Name Is Trinity  »

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(Eastmancolor) (english version)| (Technochrome)

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

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Goofs

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Quotes

Tobias: Have you seen what faith will do?
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Connections

References Seven Samurai (1954) See more »

Soundtracks

They call him Trinity
Written by Franco Micalizzi (as F. Micalizzi), Harold Stott (as L. Stott)
Performed by Annibale E I Cantori Moderni
(Annibale Giannarelli and Alessandro Alessandroni's "I Cantori Moderni" chorus)
Courtesy of Carosello C.E.M.E.D., Italy
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the greatest comedy/western ever made!
5 April 2003 | by (granada hills, california) – See all my reviews

Action! Laughs! Beans! Filth! Flies! Sweat! B.O.!...It's all here in this terrific film about two half brothers (Hill and Spencer) who team up to save a helpless group of mormon farmers from marauding mexican banditos and a ruthless gang of ranchers. the entire cast is outstanding and never disappoints in keeping the viewers interested and entertained. the sound effects crew deserved an academy award, as one can practically feel the pain with every punch and slap! The climactic fight scene is the one which all fight scenes should be measured by (poor Mezcal!). It is absolutely hilarious! Tobias would be honored if you'd share their meager meal with them. Buy this title, "Trinity is still my name" and "My name is Nobody." All are classics for the archives.


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