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The Master Gunfighter (1975)

An outnumbered swordsman/gunfighter tries to prevent wealthy landowners from annihilating local Indians.

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(as Frank Laughlin)

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(as Harold Lapland)
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Cast

Credited cast:
... Finley
... Paulo
... Jacques
Geo Anne Sosa ... Chorika
... Eula
Victor Campos ... Maltese
... Juan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
James Andronica ... Abel
Richard Angarola ... Don Santiago
David S. Cass Sr. ... McDonald
Patti Clifton
Doug Jinks ... Cowboy ruffian
... Frewen
... Narrator (voice)
Carmencristina Moreno
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An outnumbered swordsman/gunfighter tries to prevent wealthy landowners from annihilating local Indians.

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He Fought Like an Army, and Lived Like a Legend.

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Drama | Western

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PG | See all certifications »
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3 October 1975 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El pistolero  »

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$3,500,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The film begins with the words "Billy Jack Rights Presents" appearing on the screen. This relates to Tom Laughlin and Delores Taylor's production company, Billy Jack Enterprises. After the prologue narration, it is followed two minutes later by "Billy Jack Enterprises Presents", which starts the opening credits. Neither means this film is in the "Billy Jack" series of movies. See more »

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Referenced in Pulp Fiction (1994) See more »

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Not the greatest film in the world, but would definitely be worth the price of a rental . . .
8 September 1999 | by See all my reviews

I remember seeing this when it first came out. At the time, considering the year of 1975, it was looked upon as quite an adventurous film, with dash and charm. I haven't been able to find it since, and I have been searching. One dealer advised me that, since this was a made-for-TV movie, it was probably never released to video. A real pity, if true.


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