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'''Lo ammazzò come un cane... ma lui rideva ancora''' (Italy 1972 / Director: Angelo Pannacciò [as Mark Welles])
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'''Lo ammazzò come un cane... ma lui rideva ancora''' (Italy 1972 / Director: Angelo Pannacciò [as Elo Pannacciò / Mark Welles])
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* [[/OST|Soundtrack]]
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* [[/Pictures|Pictures]]
 
* [[/Pictures|Pictures]]
 
* [[Death Played the Flute Review|Film Review]]
 
* [[Death Played the Flute Review|Film Review]]
* [http://www.spaghetti-western.net/forum/index.php/topic,39.0.html Discuss and rate it]
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* [[Death_Played_the_Flute_review_(morgan)|Film Review (Morgan)]]
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* [https://forum.spaghetti-western.net/t/death-played-the-flute-lo-ammazzo-come-un-cane-ma-lui-rideva-ancora-angelo-pannaccio-1972/63 Forum topic]
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*'''Runtime:''' 84 min
 
*'''Runtime:''' 84 min
 
*'''Release Date:''' 2.1.1972
 
*'''Release Date:''' 2.1.1972
 
== Also known as ==
 
== Also known as ==
Death Played the Flute (U.S.A.) | Requiem for a Bounty Hunter (U.K.) | La rançon du teur (France) | The Dead Played the Flute | Requiem for a Bounty Killer
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Death Played the Flute (U.S.A.) | Requiem for a Bounty Hunter (U.K.) | La rançon du teur (France)
  
 
== Cast and crew ==
 
== Cast and crew ==
*'''Cast:''' Steven Tedd (Kimble/Whistler/Sabata), Michael Forest (Nick/Ryan/John Barton), Victoriano Gazzara (as Chet Davis)(Suzy's fiancee), Susanna Levi (Suzy Barton), Antonio Molino Rojo (Ransom), [[:Category:Remo Capitani|Remo Capitani]] (as Ray O'Conner)(Cameron), Laurence Bien, Thomas Rudy, Giovanni Petrucci (as Giovanni Petti)(Lassiter), Michele Borelli, Benito Pacifico (as Dennis Colt), Anna Bacchi, Aldo Berti, Mario Novelli (as Anthony Freeman), Clara Hope, Irio Fantini, Michele Branca, Alceste Bogart, Ivi D’Annunzio, Itala Guitto
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*'''Cast:''' Michael Forest (John Barton), Giuseppe Cardillo [as Steven Tedd]('Whistler' Kimble), Franco Borelli [as Chet Davis](Suzy's fiancee), Susanna Levi (Suzy Barton), Giovanni Petti [as John Petty](Barton’s father), Irio Fantini, Benito Pacifico [as Dennis Colt](Ramson henchman), Ivi D’Annunzio (prostitute), Alceste Bogart, Michele Branca (Jim, Ramson henchman), Anna Bacchi, Itala Guitto
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*Also with: Antonio Molino Rojo (Ramson), Raúl Aparici (Reed, Ramson henchman), Sergio Aparici (Cameron, Ramson henchman), Juan Fairen (Kelly, Ramson henchman), Luciano Conti (Al, Ramson henchman), Marcello Meconizzi (Ramson henchman)
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*Dubious English credits: Ray O'Conner, Laurence Bien, Thomas Rudy
  
 
*'''Story:''' Angelo Pannacciò
 
*'''Story:''' Angelo Pannacciò
*'''Screenplay:''' Angelo Pannacciò, Maurizo Centini
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*'''Screenplay:''' Angelo Pannacciò
*'''Cinematography:''' Jaime Deu Casas [Technicolor, Techniscope 2,35:1]
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*'''Cinematography:''' Girolamo La Rosa [Technicolor - Techniscope 2,35:1]
 
*'''Music:''' [[:Category:Daniele Patucchi|Daniele Patucchi]]
 
*'''Music:''' [[:Category:Daniele Patucchi|Daniele Patucchi]]
 
*'''Song:''' "A Man is Made of Love" sung by [[:Category:Ann Collin|Ann Collin]]
 
*'''Song:''' "A Man is Made of Love" sung by [[:Category:Ann Collin|Ann Collin]]
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== Synopsis ==
 
== Synopsis ==
Barton's (Michael Forrest) family is massacred by outlaws. Vowing revenge, he sets out to hunt down the killers. Along the way he meets a mysterious, flute-playing gunslinger (Steven Tedd) who claims to know the identity of the killers and agrees to help bring them to justice. But he has a secret of his own.
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Nick Barton returns home to his ranch and finds his family massacred by outlaws, only his daughter Suzy, who was raped, survived. Vowing revenge, he sets out to hunt down the killers. Along the way he meets a mysterious, flute-playing gunslinger named Kimble, who claims to know the identity of the killers and agrees to help bring them to justice. But he has a secret of his own.
  
 
== Trivia ==
 
== Trivia ==
Edited into [[Porno erotico western]]
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''Lo ammazzò come un cane... ma lui rideva ancora'' was re-released in 1979. According to some sources, it also was edited into [[Porno erotico western]], another film released by Pannacciò in 1979. The completely different synopsis and cast of the latter film taken into consideration, it doesn’t seem likely.
  
 
== External Links ==
 
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[[Category:1972]][[Category:Italy]]
 
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[[Category:Michael Forest]]
 
[[Category:Benito Pacifico]]
 
[[Category:Steven Tedd]]
 
 
[[Category:Daniele Patucchi]]
 
[[Category:Daniele Patucchi]]
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[[Category:Michael Forest]][[Category:Benito Pacifico]][[Category:Steven Tedd]][[Category:Antonio Molino Rojo]][[Category: Raúl Aparici]][[Category: Sergio Aparici]][[Category: Juan Fairen]][[Category:Giovanni Petti]][[Category:Luciano Conti]]
[[Category:Antonio Molino Rojo]][[Category:Aldo Berti]]
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[[Category:Ann Collin]]
 
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Latest revision as of 18:14, 17 April 2018

Lo ammazzò come un cane... ma lui rideva ancora (Italy 1972 / Director: Angelo Pannacciò [as Elo Pannacciò / Mark Welles])

  • Runtime: 84 min
  • Release Date: 2.1.1972

Also known as

Death Played the Flute (U.S.A.) | Requiem for a Bounty Hunter (U.K.) | La rançon du teur (France)

Cast and crew

  • Cast: Michael Forest (John Barton), Giuseppe Cardillo [as Steven Tedd]('Whistler' Kimble), Franco Borelli [as Chet Davis](Suzy's fiancee), Susanna Levi (Suzy Barton), Giovanni Petti [as John Petty](Barton’s father), Irio Fantini, Benito Pacifico [as Dennis Colt](Ramson henchman), Ivi D’Annunzio (prostitute), Alceste Bogart, Michele Branca (Jim, Ramson henchman), Anna Bacchi, Itala Guitto
  • Also with: Antonio Molino Rojo (Ramson), Raúl Aparici (Reed, Ramson henchman), Sergio Aparici (Cameron, Ramson henchman), Juan Fairen (Kelly, Ramson henchman), Luciano Conti (Al, Ramson henchman), Marcello Meconizzi (Ramson henchman)
  • Dubious English credits: Ray O'Conner, Laurence Bien, Thomas Rudy
  • Story: Angelo Pannacciò
  • Screenplay: Angelo Pannacciò
  • Cinematography: Girolamo La Rosa [Technicolor - Techniscope 2,35:1]
  • Music: Daniele Patucchi
  • Song: "A Man is Made of Love" sung by Ann Collin
  • Producer: Pelio Quaglia

Synopsis

Nick Barton returns home to his ranch and finds his family massacred by outlaws, only his daughter Suzy, who was raped, survived. Vowing revenge, he sets out to hunt down the killers. Along the way he meets a mysterious, flute-playing gunslinger named Kimble, who claims to know the identity of the killers and agrees to help bring them to justice. But he has a secret of his own.

Trivia

Lo ammazzò come un cane... ma lui rideva ancora was re-released in 1979. According to some sources, it also was edited into Porno erotico western, another film released by Pannacciò in 1979. The completely different synopsis and cast of the latter film taken into consideration, it doesn’t seem likely.

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