Ric e Gian alla conquista del West
From The Spaghetti Western Database
Ric e Gian alla conquista del West (Italy 1967 / Director: Osvaldo Civirani)
- Runtime: 112 min
- Release Date: 18.8.1967
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Cast and crew
- Cast: Craig Hill (Captain Smith), Ric (as Riccardo Miniggio)(Ric), Gian (as Gianfabio Bosco)(Gian), Francesco Mulé (Major Jefferson), Barbara Carroll (Virginia Carroll), Rossella Bergamonti (towns woman), Tiberio Murgia (Vincenzo), Anna Campori (Amalia), Fred Coplan (Brody), Aldo Ralli (Romolo), Mirko Valentin, Elvira Serio, Piero Leri, Ugo Adinolfi, Francesco Gula, Paola Rosi
- Story: Tito Carpi, Alessandro Ferrau
- Screenplay: Tito Carpi, Osvaldo Civirani, Alessandro Ferrau
- Cinematography: Osvaldo Civirani [Ferraniacolor, Cromoscope 2.35:1]
- Music: Piero Umiliani
- Producer: Osvaldo Civirani
During the War of Secession, a northern army officer hides the gold necessary to purchase horses and weapons in the wagon's wheels. Unfortunately, the journey is more complicated than expected when the two naive drivers sell the wheels to an Indian, and the wagon gets attacked by southern troops!
The English title Rick and John, Conquerors of the West, which you also can find at IMDB and in some books, is most likely only another invention by Tom Weisser. It seems that in fact no English version of this comedy exists.