Spaghetti Western Podcast

Ciudad Maldita, La

From The Spaghetti Western Database

La ciudad maldita (Spain, Italy 1978 / Director: Juan Bosch

  • Runtime: 91 min
  • Release Date: 29.11.1978

Also known as

La notte rossa del Falco (Italy) | The Crimson Night of the Hawk | Red Harvest

Cast and crew

  • Cast: Chet Bakon (OP / detective), Diana Lorys (Dinah Brand), Roberto Camardiel (Sheriff Noonan), Daniel Martín (Max Thaler), Nat Graywood/Greenwood, Adolfo Thous (MacSwain), Luciano Pigozzi [as Alan Collins](Elihu Willson), Eduardo Bea Boluda (Nick, deputy), Francisco Clement [as Frank Clement](Dan Rolff), Francisco Casares (Mack McGraw, deputy), Manuela Alcardi [as Manuela Aleardi] (Willson secretary), Lone Fleming (Mrs. Willson), Antonio Mayans [as José Antonio Mayans](Robert Albury), José Yepes (Jerry, Thaler henchman), Jesus Enguita (hotel manager), Antonio Molino Rojo (Peter the Finn)
  • Also with: Nazareno Natale (Willson butler), Rafael Vaquero (saloon pool player)
  • Story: Jason E. Squire after the novel "Red Harvest" by Dashiell Hammett
  • Screenplay: Juan Bosch, Alberto De Stefanis
  • Cinematography: Gino Santini [Eastmancolor, Panorámico 1,66:1]
  • Music: Franco Zulian (Franco Julian)
  • Producers: José Maria Cunilles, Antonio Girasante, Luis Marin, Alberto Grimaldi

Synopsis

A detective agency operative with no name (Chet Bakon) rides into Personville. He was hired by Donald Willson, the editor of the local newspaper, but when he shows up at Willson’s house in the evening, Willson is about to be shot elsewhere in town. The detective starts investigating the murder. Personville soon turns out to be brimming with crime and corruption.

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