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Amongst Vultures (1964)

Unter Geiern (original title)
Approved | | Western, Adventure | November 1966 (USA)
Outlaws disguised as Indians commit crimes against settlers but Winnetou and Old Surehand are determined to unmask the bandits and keep the peace between settlers and Indians.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Winnetou
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Martin Bauman Jr.
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Annie Dillman
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Old Surehand
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Preston
Miha Baloh ...
'Reverend' Weller (as Mihail Baloh)
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Martin Bauman Sr.
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Judge George Leader
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Baker Jr. (as Mario Girotti)
Vojislav Miric ...
Stewart (as Voja Miric)
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Gordon
Stojan 'Stole' Arandjelovic ...
Milton (as Stole Arandjelovic)
Ilija Ivezic ...
Jackie
Dusan Bulajic ...
Bloomfield
Davor Antolic ...
Rod
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Storyline

Old Surehand and Winnetou investigate the murders of a mother and daughter. The surviving husband believes that his wife and daughter were murdered by Indians, but Old Surehand suspects that it is the work of a gang of robbers and bandits known as The Vultures, who disguise themselves as Indians while committing their crimes. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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The Indian ... the hunter ... and the girl ! See more »

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Western | Adventure

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November 1966 (USA)  »

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Trivia

Stewart Granger's voice was dubbed by another actor for the English-language version of this film. See more »

Goofs

The film depicted a Shoshone encampment in which a totem pole was prominently displayed amongst the tee-pees. The Shoshone, nomadic in nature, did not have totem poles as part of their tribal culture. The totem pole was found only in cultures of the Indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest Coast of North America (Washington State and British Columbia, Canada). See more »

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Follows Old Shatterhand (1964) See more »

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A Merry-Go-'Round
24 January 2018 | by See all my reviews

Yup..." A Merry-Go-'Round". That is what this film should have been titled because that was all the story of this picture did. 'Round and 'round and 'round it went. I stopped watching it a little after halfway into the film I was afraid it would never end. One of the WORST films I've ever seen. The story line was a collection of almost every Western movie ever shown. Except for the horses, the acting of all the Casts were pathetic, to say the least. A total waste of my money and my time.


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