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Yellow Hair and the Fortress of Gold (1984)

Yellow Hair and the Pecos Kid (original title)
Fiery blonde half-breed Yellow Hair and her easygoing sidekick the Pecos Kid are after a fortune in Mayan gold. The courageous duo have run-ins with an army of Mexican soldiers, a gang of ... See full summary »

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Yellow Hair
Ken Roberson ...
Pecos Kid
Cihangir Gaffari ...
Shayowteewah (as John Ghaffari)
Luis Lorenzo ...
Colonel Torres
Claudia Gravy ...
Grey Cloud (as Claudia Gravi)
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Flores (as Aldo Sambrel)
Eduardo Fajardo ...
Man-Who-Knows
Ramiro Oliveros ...
Tortuga
Suzannah Woodside ...
Rainbow
Concha Márquez Piquer ...
Gambling Woman
Antonio Tarruella ...
Gambling Man (as Tony Tarruella)
Daniel Martin ...
1st Comanche
Mario De Abros ...
Flores' Deputy
Román Ariznavarreta ...
Machine Gun Soldier (as Roman Ariz-Navarreta)
Pablo García Ortega ...
Machine Gun Soldier (as Pablo G. Ortega)
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Fiery blonde half-breed Yellow Hair and her easygoing sidekick the Pecos Kid are after a fortune in Mayan gold. The courageous duo have run-ins with an army of Mexican soldiers, a gang of dastardly bandits, and a lethal tribe of Aztec warriors while searching the countryside for said gold fortune. Written by Woodyanders

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Behind its walls, the treasure of kings. Getting in is easy. Getting out... impossible!

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Adventure | Western

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November 1984 (USA)  »

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What a Nice Surprise!
9 January 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

There are some reviews on this site that give Yellow Hair one star. That's uncalled for as this is not a bad movie. It's no Seven Samurai, but let's be honest with our expectations on a movie called 'Yellow Hair and the Fortress of Gold'. This movie doesn't deliver Oscars, but it does deliver a funny script with plenty of gun-play and Spaghetti Western caricatures of good and bad guys (or gals!).

It promotes itself as a 'Lost Ark' style adventure movie, and that is more than a little misleading, as this could have just as easily been a Corbucci or Tessari film. I would let that go, however, and just enjoy a goofy throwback with a high entertainment value.

Rating: 26/40


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