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I Live for Your Death (1968)

Vivo per la tua morte (original title)
R | | Western | 5 April 1968 (Italy)
Mike Sturges and his younger brother, Roy, are sentenced to Yuma Penitentiary on a trumped-up train robbery charge. Both endure cruel treatment before Mike escapes to extract revenge on their enemies.

Director:

Camillo Bazzoni (as Alex Burks)

Writers:

Gordon D. Shirreffs (from the novel "Judas Gun" by), Roberto Natale (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Steve Reeves ... Mike Sturges
Wayde Preston ... Marlin Mayner
Guido Lollobrigida Guido Lollobrigida ... Deputy Sheriff Harry (as Lee Burton)
Mimmo Palmara ... Sheriff Max Freeman (as Dick Palmer)
Silvana Venturelli ... Ruth Harper
Nello Pazzafini Nello Pazzafini ... Bill Savage (as Ted Carter)
Franco Fantasia Franco Fantasia ... Castleman
Enzo Fiermonte ... Baldy Morris
Aldo Sambrell ... Mexican Bounty Hunter
Rosalba Neri ... Encarnation
Silvana Bacci Silvana Bacci ... Naco Saloon Girl
Spartaco Conversi Spartaco Conversi ... Bobcat Bates
Mario Maranzana Mario Maranzana ... Naco Bartender
Giovanni Ivan Scratuglia Giovanni Ivan Scratuglia ... Roy Sturges (as Ivan Scratuglia)
Franco Balducci Franco Balducci ... Mason
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Storyline

In Arizona, the Sturges family owns a horse ranch. On the way to the market, their horses are stolen by masked outlaws who also kill the ranch hands. One cowpoke survives and sounds the alarm at the Sturges ranch. Owner Mike Sturges and his younger brother Roy, accompanied by their foreman Bobcat Bates go after the murderous horse thieves. Unfortunately, they will run into a gang of train robbers who wait in ambush for the next train carrying gold from the nearby mines. Bobcat is killed and brothers Mike and Roy shot and left for dead near the spot where the train is ambushed. The next day, the sheriff, his posse and Southern Pacific agents find Mike and Roy laying wounded at the scene of the train robbery. It's assumed they are members of the train robbing gang. Despite their pleas, the sheriff and his men beat Mike and Roy and arrest them. Later, they are sentenced to years of hard labor at the quarry belonging to Yuma Territorial Prison. In prison, the treatment of inmates is harsh... Written by nufs68

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His revenge produced a massacre. See more »

Genres:

Western

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

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Country:

Italy | Spain

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

5 April 1968 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

I Live for Your Death See more »

Filming Locations:

Elios Film Studios See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)| Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 51188 delivered on 2 April 1968. See more »

Connections

Featured in Dusk to Dawn Drive-In Trash-o-Rama Show Vol. 3 (1996) See more »

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Go West, Young Man
Written by Carlo Savina
Performed by Don Powell
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The last time for Hercules, Reeves makes us a unusual offerings !!!
8 July 2019 | by elo-equipamentosSee all my reviews

Usual western spaguetti played by the unforgetable Steve Reeves, already stigmatized character on those Peplum and Sandals pictures from the past, now Reeves try out on western proves that he can makes easily another genre, also allowed to us a strange offerings, the plot is average also commonplace, framed in a train robbery he and his young brother were sent to the jail at impregnable fortress Yuma, there was a riot and he escapes, but his brother did'nt make and the revenge begin, if we consider it as last picture of Reeves, we must be carefully, actually he was a great Hercules, so demand some kind of assessment, in fact I really love those magnificent epics, this western for Italian standard is plentiful acceptable and Reeves make the best he could and quite enjoyable job indeed, due he wounded shoulders previously he has to quit make pictures unfortunately, meanwhile wasn't a great picture, it's just the final movie of the great and legendary Steve Reeves, the good news is about the DVD, was fully restored!!!

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First watch: 2019 / How many: 1 / Source: DVD / Rating: 6.25


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