Sergio Corbucci

IL GRANDE SILENZIO – LEICHEN PFLASTERN SEINEN WEG

Utah at the end of the 19th century. On the snowy mountains at the Mexican border sheer misery drives many men on the edges of society. They turn into criminals, bandits on wanted posters, in order to support their families. These outlaws are chased relentlessly by a group of bounty hunters and, partly for only a few dollars, killed mercilessly one after the other. The most cold-blooded bounty hunter is Loco (Klaus Kinski). Friends and relatives of outcasts killed by Loco hire a stranger, the mysterious Silenzio (Jean-Louis Trintignant). He is meant to kill Loco …
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IL MERCENARIO – DER GEFÜRCHTETE

Mexico, 1915. The mercenary Kowalski (Franco Nero) is hired for a silver transport to Texas by the mine owner Garcia (Eduardo Fajardo). But Kowalski plays a fake game. He is also working for the revolting workers of Garcia, who are about to riot. Kowalski supports the rioters against the army, who Garcia called for help, and saves the leader of the workers, Paco (Tony Musante) from his arch-enemy, the dandified gunslinger Ricciolo (Jack Palance). Ricciolo swears revenge …
 

Italy/Sp 1968
Regie: Sergio Corbucci
110 min, 35mm, Farbe, dt. Fassung
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