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Lust in the Dust (1985)

A group of unscrupulous characters seek buried treasure in the old west.

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Cast

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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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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!

Genres:

Comedy | Western

Certificate:

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Release Date:

1 March 1985 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Louca Corrida do Ouro  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$101,146, 10 February 1985, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$727,639
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(Technicolor)

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The picture's closing credits declare: "This film was shot entirely on location in and around Santa Fe, New Mexico". See more »

Quotes

Hardcase Williams: Hey! Be careful with those scissors.
Marguerita Ventura: [sticks scissors up against his crotch] Okay big boy, one move out of you, one lie, and I'll be wearing your jinglebobs for earrings. Nod if you follow my drift.
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Referenced in In Bad Taste (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

South Of My Border
Music & Lyrics by Karen Hart
Arranged & Conducted by Peter Matz
Performed by Lainie Kazan
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a divine western
16 December 2001 | by 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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