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Cannon for Cordoba ** (1970, George Peppard, Raf Vallone, Giovanna Ralli, Pete Duel, Don Gordon) – Classic Movie Review 6580

Director Paul Wendkos’s 1970 Mexican Revolution action adventure stars George Peppard as Captain Rod Douglas, sent in 1916 by US General John J Pershing (John Russell) along with his buddies to try to destroy six […]

Jan, 19

Dick Barton at Bay ** (1950, Don Stannard, Meinhart Maur, Tamara Desni, George Ford) – Classic Movie Review 6579

Director Godfrey Grayson’s 1950 British thriller is the final episode of the Dick Barton trilogy, started with Dick Barton – Special Agent (1948). However, Dick Barton at Bay was actually the second of the three Hammer […]

Jan, 19

Dick Barton Strikes Back *** (1949, Don Stannard, Bruce Walker, Sebastian Cabot) – Classic Movie Review 6578

Director Godfrey Grayson’s 1949 British thriller is the middle episode of the Dick Barton trilogy, started with Dick Barton – Special Agent (1948). However, Dick Barton Strikes Back was actually the third of the three Hammer Film […]

Jan, 19

Guns of the Magnificent Seven ** (1969, George Kennedy, Monte Markham, Bernie Casey, James Whitmore, Reni Santoni, Joe Don Baker, Scott Thomas, Fernando Rey, Michael Ansara) – Classic Movie Review 6577

Director Paul Wendkos’s 1969 Western stars George Kennedy as hired gun Chris Adams, taking over in Yul Brynner’s rather worn saddle for the second Magnificent Seven sequel, the third in the series after 1960’s The […]

Jan, 18

Return of the Seven ** (1966, Yul Brynner, Robert Fuller, Julián Mateos, Warren Oates, Claude Akins, Fernando Rey, Emilio Fernández) – Classic Movie Review 6576

Director Burt Kennedy’s 1966 movie brings Yul Brynner’s welcome return as hired gun Chris Adams in this acceptable but less magnificent sequel to perhaps everybody’s favourite Western, The Magnificent Seven (1960). The trouble is that […]

Jan, 18

The Magnificent Seven Ride! ** (1972, Lee Van Cleef, Stefanie Powers, Michael Callan, Mariette Hartley, Pedro Armendáriz Jr) – Classic Movie Review 6575

Director George McCowan’s welcome enough 1972 Western is the fourth and last in the series, following The Magnificent Seven (1960), Return of the Seven, and Guns of the Magnificent Seven. And there is wit on […]

Jan, 18

The Magnificent Two ** (1967, Eric Morcambe, Ernie Wise, Margit Saad, Cecil Parker) – Classic Movie Review 6574

Director Cliff Owen’s 1966 South American caper comedy is the third of only three cinema movies from beloved British comic duo Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise. Following The Intelligence Men (1965) and That Riviera Touch (1966), […]

Jan, 18


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