MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,877 this week

Charley-One-Eye (1973)

 -  Western  -  1974 (UK)
6.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.6/10 from 73 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 5 critic

A black, Union Army deserter and his crippled American Indian hostage form a strained partnership in the interests of surviving the advancing threats of a racist bounty hunter and neighboring bandits.

Director:

Writer:

(original screenplay)
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 98 titles
created 23 Nov 2011
 
a list of 29 titles
created 05 Jun 2012
 
a list of 125 titles
created 04 Oct 2012
 
a list of 1057 titles
created 20 Apr 2013
 
a list of 27 titles
created 11 Jul 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Charley-One-Eye" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Charley-One-Eye (1973)

Charley-One-Eye (1973) on IMDb 6.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Charley-One-Eye.
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

During World War II, the prisoners of a German camp on a Greek island are trying to escape. They don't want only their freedom, but they also seek for an ineffable treasure hidden in a ... See full summary »

Director: George P. Cosmatos
Stars: Roger Moore, Telly Savalas, David Niven
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Shaft is back to find the murderer of an old friend on the cold hard city streets with a little help from his new friends.

Director: Gordon Parks
Stars: Richard Roundtree, Moses Gunn, Drew Bundini Brown
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

P.I. John Shaft is recruited to go undercover to break up a modern slavery ring where young Africans are lured to Paris to do chain-gang work.

Director: John Guillermin
Stars: Richard Roundtree, Frank Finlay, Vonetta McGee
Diamonds (1975)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Richard Roundtree (SHAFT), Robert Shaw (JAWS) and $100 Million of the Hottest Rocks in the World!

Director: Menahem Golan
Stars: Robert Shaw, Richard Roundtree, Barbara Hershey
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

The South African businessman David Swansey is delivering illegal German helicopters to Rhodesia. That makes the patriot Gideon Marunga an angry man.

Director: James Fargo
Stars: Richard Harris, Richard Roundtree, Joan Collins
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A pair of tough cops go after the mob who jinxed the martial arts tournament and injured their buddy.

Director: Fred Williamson
Stars: Fred Williamson, Jim Brown, Jim Kelly
Shaft (1971)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Cool black private eye John Shaft is hired by a crime lord to find and retrieve his kidnapped daughter.

Director: Gordon Parks
Stars: Richard Roundtree, Moses Gunn, Charles Cioffi
Crawlspace (1986)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A man who runs an apartment house for women is the demented son of a Nazi surgeon who has the house equipped with secret passageways, hidden rooms and torture and murder devices.

Director: David Schmoeller
Stars: Klaus Kinski, Talia Balsam, Barbara Whinnery
Earthquake (1974)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Various stories of various people as an earthquake of un-imagineable magnitude hits Los Angeles.

Director: Mark Robson
Stars: Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner, George Kennedy
Serpico (1973)
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The true story about an honest New York cop who blew the whistle on rampant corruption in the force only to have his comrades turn against him.

Director: Sidney Lumet
Stars: Al Pacino, John Randolph, Jack Kehoe
Embassy (1972)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A Russian spy penetrates into the U.S. Embassy in Beirut, Lebanon to try to kill a Soviet defector under asylum there.

Director: Gordon Hessler
Stars: Richard Roundtree, Chuck Connors, Marie-José Nat
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
The Black Man
...
The Indian
...
The Bounty Hunter
Jill Pearson ...
Officer's Wife
...
Mexican Driver
Luis Aller ...
Mexican Youth
Rafael Albaicín ...
Mexican Leader (as Rafael Albaicin)
Edit

Storyline

A black, Union Army deserter and his crippled American Indian hostage form a strained partnership in the interests of surviving the advancing threats of a racist bounty hunter and neighboring bandits.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

A brutal & savage western See more »

Genres:

Western

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

1974 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Charley-le-borgne  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (original)

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Technicolor)
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in Massage Parlor Murders! (1973) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Wow
28 February 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

What an overlooked gem this film is. This is a great movie, for a few reasons. One is the acting, when you start this movie you may think god, this acting is atrociously over the top with the characters laughing hysterically for seemingly no reason and the less than natural dialogue. But Ben is just a free soul on the run who is lovable in every way. And the Indian starts as a stoic, cold character then becomes free willing and funny character, the arc is beautiful. This film's plot isn't the best but it gets the job done but it's really about the characters. The villain in this film is great, bringing a new layer of creepiness and intensity to this movie, which amazingly segwayed from a fun, sometimes dark movie to an all out melodrama. As soon as he cocks his gun at the church door, you know this won't end well. Without giving anything else away this is a fantastic diamond in the rough and is DEFINITELY worth a watch.


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
New interview with Roy Thinnes NonStopPop
Discuss Charley-One-Eye (1973) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?