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Charro! (1969)

Jess Wade is falsely accused of having stolen a cannon from the Mexican revolutionary forces. He tries to find the real culprits, a gang of criminals.

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Charles Marquis Warren (screenplay), Frederick Louis Fox (story)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Elvis Presley ... Jess Wade
Ina Balin ... Tracey Winters
Victor French ... Vince Hackett
Barbara Werle ... Sara Ramsey
Solomon Sturges ... Billy Roy Hackett
Lynn Kellogg Lynn Kellogg ... Marcie
Paul Brinegar ... Opie Keetch
Harry Landers ... Heff
Tony Young ... Lt. Rivera
James Almanzar James Almanzar ... Sheriff Ramsey
Charles H. Gray ... Mody
John Pickard ... Jerome Selby
Garry Walberg ... Martin Tilford
Duane Grey ... Gabe
Rodd Redwing ... Lige
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Storyline

Jess Wade is falsely accused of having stolen a cannon from the Mexican revolutionary forces. He tries to find the real culprits, a gang of criminals. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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ELVIS PRESLEY as the one called CHARRO! See more »

Genres:

Western

Certificate:

G | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

13 March 1969 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Come Hell, Come Sundown See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$1,500,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$1,500,000, 13 March 1969
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Company Credits

Production Co:

National General Pictures 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 original title for this film was "Come Hell, Come Sundown". The title was changed to "Charro!" prior to the film's release. See more »

Quotes

Vince Hackett: Already have. Billy Roy let loose by sundown. All right get that gun down this hill until it's a quarter mile from town.
Gunner: Down that hill down there? That ain't a hill, Vince, that's a cliff.
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Soundtracks

Charro!
Words and Music by Billy Strange and Mac Davis (as Scott Davis)
Sung by Elvis Presley
On RCA Records
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Elvis at his best
11 August 2001 | by kwbucsfanSee all my reviews

Definately his best film. This film proves that Elvis could act. It's quite refreshing to see a film like this after some of those PATHETIC films like Paradise, Hawaiian Style, or Clambake. I give this movie five stars. Even if you're not an Elvis fan, I reccomend this movie. It's not your typical Elvis movie, and Elvis only sings in the opening credit. With the late Ina Balin and the late Victor French as the bad guy, this movie has a strong supporting cast.


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