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The Gatling Gun (1971)

PG  |   |  Action, Drama, Western  |  May 1971 (USA)
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Doctor Gatling invented a war machine to beat all arrows, and guns.

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Tin Pot
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Doctor Gatling invented a war machine to beat all arrows, and guns.

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Tough men, during hard times, battle for the ultimate weapon.

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Action | Drama | Western

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King Gun  »

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Woody Strode did most of the stunt bow and arrow shooting in the movie. When he was acting in the scene, his son Kalai Strode did the stunt bow shooting. See more »

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Below average
31 March 2002 | by (Kaarina, Finland) – See all my reviews

Disappointingly routine western. Not bad enough to be funny, not good enough to be enjoyable.

The plot is a cliche: a bunch of bluejackets tries to protect a machinegun from an indian tribe in the desert. The indians are evil, the soldiers are (mostly) good and righteous, and the women are ornaments.

2/10 because it's not overlong...


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