Pyramide des Sonnengottes, Die

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Die Pyramide des Sonnengottes (West Germany, Italy, France 1965 / Director: Robert Siodmak)

  • Runtime: 100 min
  • Release Date: 17.4.1965

Also known as

I violenti di Rio Bravo (Italy) | Les mercenaires du rio grande (France) | Pyramid Of The Sun God (U.S.A.) | Piramida Boga Słońca (Poland) | Pyramida Boha slunce (Czechoslovakia)

Cast and crew

  • Cast: Lex Barker (Dr. Karl Sternau), Gérard Barray (Count/Earl Alfonso Rodriganda y Sevilla), Rik Battaglia (Captain Lazoro Verdoja), Michèle Girardon (Josefa Cortejo), Alessandra Panaro (Rosita Arbellez), Teresa Lorca (Karja), Hans Nielsen (Don Pedro Arbellez), Gustavo Rojo (Lieutenant Petoca), Kelo Henderson (Frank Wilson), Antun Nalis (Pablo Cortejo), Ralf Wolter (Andreas Hasenpfeffer)
  • Also with: Mavid Popovic (Black Stag), Jean-Roger Caussimon (Marshall Bazaine), Jovan Nicolic (Flathead), Vladimir Popovic (Earl Embarez), Branimir Tori Jankovic (Panteo), Nada Radovic (Big India), Petar Buntic, Petar Obradovic (Padre Jacinto), Jovan Rancic (French lieutenant), Willy Egger, Rolf Rolphs (Alimpo), John Kirby (bandit), Nikola Milic (bandit), Aleksandar Djuric (bandit), Marijan Habazin (bandit), Mate Ivankovic (soldier), Dragoslav Dzadzevic (Juarista), Jean-Carlo Bastiannoni, Mario de Barros, Karlo Tangar, Vlada Simic, Aleksandar Kolandzic
  • Story: Karl May
  • Screenplay: Ladislas Fodor, Georg Marischka, Robert A. Stemmle
  • Cinematography: Siegfried Hold [Eastmancolor - Ultrascope 2,35:1]
  • Music: Erwin Halletz
  • Producer: Artur Brauner

Synopsis

The injured Dr. Sternau and his friend Hasenpfeffer are being held captive together with the Aztec princess Karja in the subterranean labyrinths of the pyramid of the sun god. Since they have seen the unimaginable riches that are stored in this huge cavernous landscape, the High Priest Flathouani, the keeper of the treasures of an ancient Indian cult, wants to kill the white intruders. Finally, they are able to escape. Unfortunately, they realize that the evil treasure hunter Verdoja, accompanied by his army of bandits, has gained access to the hiding place of the Aztec treasure... Sequel to "Treasure of the Aztecs"

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