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Lust in the Dust (1985)

 -  Comedy | Western  -  1 March 1985 (USA)
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A group of unscrupulous characters seek buried treasure in the old west.

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Abel Wood
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Marguerita Ventura
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Hard Case Williams
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Bernardo
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Father Garcia
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Ninfa, Whore at Marguerita's
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Big Ed
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Red Dick Barker
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Blackman, Hard Case Gang
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Mexican, Hard Case Gang
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Clarence, Hard Case Gang
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Chang, Hard Case Gang
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Toothless Drunk
Al Cantu ...
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Storyline

Dancehall "girl" Rosie Velez, lost in the desert, is helped to safety by gunman Abel Wood. In the town of Chili Verde, at the saloon of Marguerita Ventura, a word of a treasure in gold brings Abel into conflict with outlaw Hard Case Williams and his gang. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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He Rode The West... The Girls Rode The Rest! Together They Ravaged The Land!

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Comedy | Western

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A Louca Corrida do Ouro  »

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Tab Hunter's cowboy character of Abel Wood is a parody of Clint Eastwood's "Man with No Name" character, who speaks little, from the spaghetti westerns Eastwood made with director Sergio Leone during the mid-1960s. See more »

Quotes

Red Dick: I'm Richard Barker. Most folks around here call me Red Dick.
[Rosie stares at him]
Red Dick: [sheepishly] On account o' my hair.
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References The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966) See more »

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These Lips Were Made For Kissin'
Music & Lyrics by Karen Hart
Arranged & Conducted by Peter Matz
Performed by Divine
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a divine western
16 December 2001 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

This movie aims for low humour, and it hits its target. Against all odds it entertains from beginning to end. The key to its success is that it proudly steers clear of anything resembling class or good taste. As far as cheap laughs go, you could do a lot worse. Oddly enough, by the end of the movie I was convinced that Divine should star in every single movie ever made.


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