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Man of the East (1972)
"E poi lo chiamarono il magnifico" (original title)

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By his dying father's last wish Joe is sent to the Wild West to become a real guy. The dreamy young man despises guns and fights, likes poems and prefers bicycles to horses. Now his three ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Sir Thomas Fitzpatrick Phillip Moore
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Bull Schmidt
Yanti Somer ...
Candida Olsen
Dominic Barto ...
Monkey Smith
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Holy Joe (as Harry Carey)
Enzo Fiermonte ...
Frank Olsen
Danika La Loggia ...
Iris
Riccardo Pizzuti ...
Morton Clayton
Jean Louis ...
Prison Warden
Alessandro Sperli ...
Tim
Salvatore Borghese ...
Cacciatore di taglie (as Salvatore Borgese)
Steffen Zacharias ...
Stalliere
Luigi Casellato ...
Padrone del ristoro
Pupo De Luca ...
Direttore del carcere
Rigal Suzanne Leone
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Storyline

By his dying father's last wish Joe is sent to the Wild West to become a real guy. The dreamy young man despises guns and fights, likes poems and prefers bicycles to horses. Now his three teachers, footpads all of them, shall teach him otherwise. This doesn't work, until Joe has to defend himself against gunman Morton, who's jealous of Joe's love to rancher Ohlsen's beautiful daughter. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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He Makes The Fastest Guns In The West...Die Laughing! See more »

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Action | Comedy | Western

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Release Date:

28 September 1972 (West Germany)  »

Also Known As:

A Man from the East  »

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Box Office

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SEK 918,365 (Sweden)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Unofficially regarded as the third part of the Trinità Trilogy: They Call Me Trinity (1970), Trinity Is STILL My Name! (1971) and this movie. See more »

Goofs

When Tom first tries shooting a gun (inside the cabin), the gun alternates from being in his right hand (in frontal shots) to being his left hand (in back shots). See more »

Quotes

Holy Joe: [reading the Englishman's last letter] I don't know whether I'll find rich green grass or tough weeds up there. But, if there's rich grass, praise be to God! If there's nothing but weeds... praise be to God. The only thing I'll miss is your friendship. For the rest, I have no regrets.
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hilarious
3 July 1999 | by See all my reviews

The Man from the East. My husband and I along with another couple saw this movie when it was originally released at the theater in the 1970's. We have never forgotten it. We all thought it was extremely hilarious! We have been trying to find in on video for the last 10 years because we thought it was one of Terence Hill's best, and we are big fans of his. We hope it will be released soon on video.


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