Kill the Wicked!

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  • 1970
  • 1 hr 28 min
  • 6.0  (219)

Kill the Wicked! is a 1967 Western film directed by Tanio Boccia and starring Larry Ward, Rodd Dana, and Furio Meniconi. The movie, set in the late 19th century, tells the story of a young gunslinger named Johnny Ringo (Larry Ward) who seeks revenge on the bandit who killed his father. The film opens with Johnny Ringo returning to his hometown in Texas after spending several years in prison for a crime he didn't commit. He is welcomed back by his mother and old girlfriend, but tensions are running high in the town as a gang of ruthless outlaws, led by the notorious bandit El Diablo (Furio Meniconi), terrorizes the locals.

Johnny is determined to put an end to El Diablo's reign of terror and sets out to track down the gang. He soon realizes that he needs the help of his former mentor, gunslinger James Cooper (Rodd Dana), who is now a reclusive drunk. After convincing Cooper to join his cause, Johnny and his small posse of gunmen confront the gang in a series of thrilling shootouts.

The movie features some classic Western themes, such as good vs. evil, revenge, and redemption. The lead actors all deliver solid performances, with Larry Ward's portrayal of Johnny Ringo being particularly impressive. Furio Meniconi also does a great job as the ruthless El Diablo, providing some intense moments of tension throughout the film.

The action scenes are well-shot and choreographed, with the various shootouts and showdowns keeping the audience at the edge of their seats. The film also has a strong score, with the music adding to the tension and drama on screen.

The plot of the movie is straightforward, but the execution is well-done. There are a few twists and turns along the way, but nothing that will surprise fans of the Western genre. The film's pacing is also good, with enough downtime between action sequences to allow for character development and plot progression.

Overall, Kill the Wicked! is a solid Western film that fans of the genre will enjoy. The combination of good performances, well-executed action scenes, and classic Western themes make it a memorable entry in the genre.

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    1 hr 28 min
  • IMDB Rating
    6.0  (219)