Il mio west

From The Spaghetti Western Database

Il mio west (Italy 1998 / Director: Giovanni Veronesi)

  • Runtime: 95 min
  • Release Date: 18.12.1998

Also known as

Gunslinger's Revenge (U.S.A.) | My West

Cast

  • Cast: Leonardo Pieraccioni (Doc Lowen), Harvey Keitel (Johnny Lowen), David Bowie (Jack Sikora), Sandrine Holt (Pearl), Alessia Marcuzzi (Mary), Jim van der Woude (Joshua), Yudii Mercredi (Jeremiah), Michelle Gomez (leather girl), Kwame Kwei-Armah (Rastafarian), Stephen Jenn (Albino), Rosalind Knight (Mrs. Willow), Jimmy Gardener (Sam Comet), Jean Heywood (Mrs. Comet), Lorenzo Wilde (lieutenant), Sean Baker (telegrapher), Andrew Dunford (piano player), Valentina Carnelutti (saloon girl), Cristina Moglia (saloon girl), Clive Kneller (Slim), Chris John Hartz (Old Grizzly), Donald Hodson (mayor), James Weedon (Truman), Giustina Morganti (Slim's daughter), Jessica James (Slim's wife), Nicholas Hunt (Hunter), Danilo Mattei (bandits), Bruce Byron (bandits), Leonard Mountain Chief (Cayus), Ottaviano Dell’Acqua

Crew

  • Story: “Yodo Cartamilli” by Vincenzo Pardini
  • Screenplay: Giovanni Veronesi, Leonardo Pieraccioni
  • Cinematography: Jose Luis Alcaine [Cinecitta color, widescreen 2,35:1]
  • Music: Pino Donaggio
  • Song: “Everyone Wants to be” sung by Ziggy Marley & The Melody Maker & Wycleff
  • Producer: Vittorio & Rita Cecchi Gori

Plot

The idealistic lifestyle of an old West farmer (Leonardo Pieracconi), his Indian wife (Sandrine Holt), and half-breed son (Yudii Mercredi), who narrates the tale is disrupted when his Grandfather (Harvey Keitel), an old gunslinger shows up on the farm. Although looking to retire, the family is not happy with his return given his past lifestyle and mistreatment of his family. Things get worse when another gunfighter (David Bowie) shows up and terrorizes the town trying to force the father into a gunfight. - (Summary written by John Sacksteder)

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