Two outlaws, The Lonely Rider and the Indian Tonto, have caught (at least they think they have) Speedy Gonzales, a ruthless gunfighter from the town of Njietponimaistadi. They start to ... See full summary »

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(as Loiri), (as Pasanen)

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(as Pertti Pasanen)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Vesa-Matti Loiri ...
Lonely Rider
Simo Salminen ...
Tonto
Spede Pasanen ...
Speedy Gonzales
Pirjo Laitila ...
Margareta Smith
Evita Wager ...
Intiaanityttö
Heli Lehtonen ...
Intiaanityttö
Olavi Ahonen ...
Sheriffi
Jaakko Talaskivi ...
Mies Juomapaikalla
Pentti Taivainen ...
Mies Juomapaikalla
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Two outlaws, The Lonely Rider and the Indian Tonto, have caught (at least they think they have) Speedy Gonzales, a ruthless gunfighter from the town of Njietponimaistadi. They start to travel to another town for the reward, through the desert without water and fighting against Indians. And just to find out that they have made a full circle back to origin. Written by Marco Bognomini

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27 August 1971 (Finland)  »

Also Known As:

Pähkä-Länsi  »

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FIM 392,000 (estimated)
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1.66 : 1
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Film was most watched in Finland in 1971, but still the gross was 132,000 FIM less than the budget. See more »

Quotes

Tonto: Me Tonto, assistento!
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Spoofs The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966) See more »

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The funniest finnish film of all time
7 June 2003 | by (Tampere, Finland) – See all my reviews

..And the worlds best movie in the category "filmed entirely in a sandpit". This b/w low budget picture is a gem, featuring inspired acting and a truly stupendous plotline. Every finnish speaking person should see this (no translations available that I know of, sorry).


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