20.000 dollari sporchi di sangue

From The Spaghetti Western Database

20.000 dollari sporchi di sangue (Italy, Spain 1968 / Director: Alberto Cardone)

  • Runtime: 96 min
  • Release Date: 7.8.1969
  • Filming Locations: Almería

Also known as

Kidnapping: paga o uccidiamo tuo figlio (Italy) | Forajidos implacables (Spain) | Kidnapping (France / U.S.A.) | Twenty Thousand Dollars for Seven (U.S.A.) | Ventimila dollari sporchi di sangue (Italy) | Boliko shoini gia nia aghoni (Greece) | The Kidnapping (U.K.)

Cast and crew

  • Cast: Brett Halsey [as Montgomery Ford](Fred Leinster), Germano Longo [as Herman Lang](Sheriff Bill Cochran), Fernando Sancho (Manuel), Eugenio Battisti (Jerry), Teresa Gimpera (Jane), Marco Gobbi, Andrea Fantasia (Miller), Antonio Casas (Juan), Gino Marturano (Chaco), Claudio Trionfi (Manuel henchman), Adalberto Rosseti, Renato Rossini [as Howard Ross](Deputy Sheriff Johnny)
  • Also with: Francisco Sanz [as Francisco Mateu Sanz](Edward), Antonio Gradoli (Jeff, barman), Franco Gulà (saloon patron)
  • Story: Ugo Guerra, Vittorio Salerno
  • Screenplay: Alberto Cardone, Ugo Guerra, Vittorio Salerno, Manuel Sebares
  • Cinematography: Mario Pacheco [Technicolor - Techniscope 2,35:1]
  • Music: Michele Lacerenza
  • Song: “Kidnapping” sung by Joe Rivers
  • Producers: Elio Scardamaglia, Ugo Guerra


Fred Leinster, an alcoholic ex-sheriff, is paid to collect a ransom for the kidnapping of a young boy. When he finds out the particulars of the crime he turns the tables on the outlaws.