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The Hills Run Red (1966)

Un fiume di dollari (original title)
At the end of the Civil War, 2 Confederates holding stolen Union money and chased by Union troops separate, one escaping with the loot and the other getting a 5-year prison term.

Director:

Carlo Lizzani (as Lee W. Beaver)

Writer:

Piero Regnoli (as Mario Pierotti)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Thomas Hunter ... Jerry Brewster / Jim Houston
Henry Silva ... Garcia Mendez
Dan Duryea ... Col. Winny Getz
Nando Gazzolo Nando Gazzolo ... Ken Seagull / Ken Milton
Nicoletta Machiavelli ... Mary Ann
Gianna Serra Gianna Serra ... Hattie Gardner
Loris Loddi ... Tim Brewster
Geoffrey Copleston Geoffrey Copleston ... Brian Horner
Sandro Dori Sandro Dori
Guido Celano Guido Celano ... Jonathan Burger, Ferrier
Paolo Magalotti Paolo Magalotti ... Stayne
Gianluigi Crescenzi ... Carson
Tiberio Mitri Tiberio Mitri ... Federal Sergeant
Fiorella Ferrero Fiorella Ferrero
Vittorio Bonos Vittorio Bonos ... Gambler #1
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Storyline

After the Civil War ends, two soldiers return home with a cache of stolen money. They are caught by Union troops. One escapes, but the other is sent to prison for five years. When he gets out and goes home, he finds that his wife has died in poverty because his partner kept all the money, and is now a major power in the area with an army of deadly gunmen to back him up. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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There are no heroes in the hills! See more »

Genres:

Action | Western

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Details

Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

9 September 1966 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

River of Dollars See more »

Filming Locations:

Colmenar Viejo, Madrid, Spain See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The Hills Run Red takes place in approximately 1870 in what appears to be Austin, TX. In the big shootout, Dan Duryea is shooting from the roof of a building housing a newspaper called The Austin Chronicle. In Austin, TX there is a weekly newspaper established in 1981 called The Austin Chronicle. See more »

Quotes

Garcia Mendez: Ha ha ha. I'm not going to kill you, stranger. You're a champion. And you don't kill champions, you raise them, And you're coming with me to the Mayflower Ranch, and you're hired for top dollar. Bravo! Bravo!
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Connections

Referenced in A History of Dollars (2008) See more »

Soundtracks

Home to My Love
Lyrics by Audrey Nohra
Music by Ennio Morricone
Performed by Gianna Spagnolo
Recorded on Ricordi Records
Published by DINO
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Not worth watching
9 August 2018 | by taurakSee all my reviews

The lead actor and that's a stretch was as stiff as a board and who directed those ridiculous fight scenes should be sued. Too predictable and corny from start to finish.


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