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God's Gun (1976)
"Diamante Lobo" (original title)

 -  Western  -  March 1977 (USA)
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Priest turned vigilante Father John (Van Cleef) hunts down a gang of criminals, led by Sam Clayton (Palance), who killed a man in a local bar. On the gang's return to the town, they kill ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
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Father John / Lewis
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Sam Clayton
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The Sheriff
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Jenny
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Johnny
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Jess Clayton
Cody Palance ...
Zeke Clayton
Ian Sander ...
Red Clayton
Pnina Rosenblum ...
Chesty (as Pnina Golan)
Zila Carni ...
Juanita Lewis
Heinz Bernard ...
Judge Barrett
Didi Lukov ...
Rip
Ricardo David ...
Angel George
Chin Chin ...
Willy
Rafi Ben Ami ...
Mortimer
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Priest turned vigilante Father John (Van Cleef) hunts down a gang of criminals, led by Sam Clayton (Palance), who killed a man in a local bar. On the gang's return to the town, they kill the priest, leaving a young parishioner Johnny behind. He now seeks revenge for the death of the holy man. Written by James Dingsdale

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A Bullet from God  »

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Sybil Danning plays Jenny, and is the mother of Johnny, Leif Garrett's character. Dancing is 14 years older than Garrett. See more »

Goofs

When Johnny plays horseshoes he leaves his throw short. He walks up to the shoe and kicks it onto the stake. There is a second shoe to the left and short of the stake. Father John arrives and admonishes Johnny for cheating and throws a shoe himself getting a ringer. However, the other two shoes are no longer in the picture. See more »

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Jenny: You bastard!
Sam Clayton: Me?
[Laughs]
Sam Clayton: come on!
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Much better than expected
3 June 2005 | by (Palm Bay, FL) – See all my reviews

I bought this DVD for $3 in a bargain bin. I was expecting a horrid movie with an outside shot at "so bad it's funny", but was pleasantly surprised by it.

The plot was actually OK. The idea was good and there were a couple of interesting twists. On the bad side, the movie was poorly made, the style was completely ripped off from the spaghetti westerns, and some of the acting was terrible. Still worth a viewing, though.

I give it a 8/10 for plot, 5/10 for acting and dialogue, and 3/10 for production values. Because the plot is the most important thing (are you listening George Lucas?), I give it an overall rating of 6/10.


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