The Hunting Party

From The Spaghetti Western Database

The Hunting Party (UK, Spain 1971 / Director: Don Medford)

  • Runtime: 111 min
  • Release Date: 16.7.1971

Also known as

Leise weht der Wind des Todes (Germany) | I giorno dei lunghi fucili (Italy) | Polowanie (Poland) | Les charognards (France) | Caza implacable (Spain) | Caçada Implacável (Portugal) | Caçada Sádica (Brazil) | Cacería implacable (Venezuela) | De Jagade (Sweden) | The Killers Pack (U.S.A.) | Ölüm avi (Turkey) | Metsästys (Finland) | O lofos tis timorias (Greece) | Lov (Czech Republic) | Aasgieren (Belgium)

Cast and crew

  • Cast: Oliver Reed (Frank Calder), Gene Hackman (Brandt Ruger), Candice Bergen (Melissa Ruger), Simon Oakland (Matthew Gunn), Mitch Ryan (Doc Harrison), L.Q. Jones (Hog Warren), William Watson (Jim Loring), G.D. Spradlin (Sam Bayard), Rayford Barnes (Crimp), Ronald Howard (Watt Nelson), Bernard Kay (Buford King), Eugenio Escudero Garcia (Mario), Richard Adams (Owney Clark), Dean Selmier (Collins), Carlos Bravo (cowboy), Bud Strait (cowboy), Ralph Brown (sheriff), Marian Collier (teacher), Max Slaten (telegrapher), Rafael Albaicín (Mexican), Marisa Tovar (Mexican), Emilio Rodriguez (priest), Sara Atkinson (redhead), Francesca Tu (Chinese), Lilibeth Solison (blonde), Christine Larroude (girl), Stephanie Pieritz (girl)
  • Story: Lou Morheim, Gilbert Ralston (as Gilbert Alexander)
  • Screenplay: Lou Morheim
  • Cinematography: Cecilio Paniagua [DeLuxe color - widescreen 1,85:1]
  • Music: Riz Ortolani
  • Producer: Lou Morheim


An outlaw and his gang kidnap a woman thinking she is a schoolteacher who can teach them to read, but she turns out to be the wife of a land baron who comes after them with his hunting party and long-range rifles.