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Amigo, Stay Away (1972)

Amico, stammi lontano almeno un palmo (original title)
When, after serving a three-year sentence, Ben Bellow is released from prison, Charlie Logan is waiting for him. Not to hug him. Not to welcome him. Just to let him know, a bit bluntly for ... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Ben Bellew
George Eastman ...
Charlie Logan
Vittorio Congia ...
Alan Smith
Giacomo Rossi Stuart ...
Hawkins, Pinkerton detective (as Giacomo Rossi-Stuart)
Luciano Catenacci ...
Kurt (as Luciano Lorcas)
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Sarah
Remo Capitani ...
Charro
Nello Pazzafini ...
Butch (as Giovanni Pazzafini)
Vittorio Fanfoni ...
Betrayed Poker Player
Carla Mancini ...
Girl at Casino Table
Gioia Desideri ...
Woman on Balcony
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When, after serving a three-year sentence, Ben Bellow is released from prison, Charlie Logan is waiting for him. Not to hug him. Not to welcome him. Just to let him know, a bit bluntly for sure, that he does not want to hear from him again. His wish will not be granted as the the two sworn enemies constantly reconnect, rob a bank together and go through a million adventures while hating each other's guts... Written by Guy Bellinger

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bank | fistfight | train | saloon | robbery | See All (12) »

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Comedy | Western

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4 February 1972 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

Amigo, Stay Away  »

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Finnish censorship visas: 1) delivered on 14-12-1972 (cinema) 2) T-81210 (VHS), delivered on 11-12-1990. See more »

Quotes

Ben Bellew: Count the banknotes in the bag
Charlie Logan: Yep, Ben
Ben Bellew: Yes, did you count them?
Charlie Logan: Yeah.
Ben Bellew: How many are there?
Charlie Logan: About twenty.
Ben Bellew: Twenty? You crazy? Did you look well?
Charlie Logan: Yeah, about twenty HORSEMEN. We're in for it!
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Soundtracks

Let It Rain, Let It Pour
Music by Gianni Ferrio
Lyrics by Stefan Grossman
Sung by Stefan Grossman
Produced by Cinevox Record
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A great fun!
11 April 2000 | by (Brazilia, Brazil) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie for the first time twenty years or so ago. In this time,I found it absolutely fantastic, extremely enjoyable, with a good plot (what is not common in a spaguetti western) and two very interesting characters superbly played by Gemma and Eastman. If you can find this movie (under its English title "Ben and Charlie) take it. It's really a good western movie, not just for addicts, I can guarantee. You'll find that even in the so under-estimated genre of the spaghetti western, there's some good moments that makes us wonder: maybe these times of bluffing, crazies westerns-movies, that made the fame of actors like Giulliano Gemma, Terence Hill and Bud Spencer are not so bad at all!


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