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O tutto o niente

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O tutto o niente (Italy 1968 / Director: Guido Zurli)

  • Runtime: 91 min
  • Release Date: June 1968

Also known as

A Man Called Amen (U.S.A.) | Un Hombre llamado "Amen" (Spain) | Man nannte ihn Amen (Germany, proposed title as the film was not released) | To ximeroma tis megalis sfagis (Greece) | Either All or None

Cast and crew

  • Cast: Giorgio Ardisson [as George Ardisson] (Amen / Johnny), Isarco Ravaioli (Solitaire), Lorenza Guerrieri (Muriel), Fred Coplan (Ernesto / Brodie), Paolo Carlini (Buseba), Mara Krupp (Regina / Millie), Calisto Calisti (Johnny Siringo), Gipo Leone (Buseba's servant), Piero Del Papa (henchman in poncho), Attilio Severini (Buseba henchman / Captain), Giorgio Viviani, Akim Tamiroff (Pig Sty / 'Puzza'), Giovanni Ivan Scratuglia [as Ivan Scratuglia]
  • Also with: Sergio Sagnotti (bearded henchman), Giuliano Dell'Ovo [also master of arms] (henchman with the shaved head)
  • Story: Franco Bucceri, Renato Izzo
  • Screenplay: Renato Izzo, Franco Bucceri, Guido Zurli
  • Cinematography: Guglielmo Mancori [Eastmancolor - widescreen]
  • Music: Gino Peguri
  • Song: “Song of the Cowboy” sung by Peter Boom
  • Producer: Aldo Ricci


Amen is hired to find a stolen cache of $1,000,000 in gold coins while all the while he seems protected by a ghost.


A solid Spaghetti western which was (or is?) pretty rare. A routine script with some nice scenes along the way and Akim Tamiroff as "special guest".

by Stanton

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