Secreto del capitan O'Hara, El

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El secreto del Capitan O'Hara (1964 Spain / Director: Arturo Ruiz Castillo)

  • Runtime: 99 min
  • Release Date: 1966

Also known as

Secret of Captain O'Hara (U.S.A.) | Il segreto di Ringo (Italy) | O'Hara secret (Spain)

Cast and crew

  • Cast: Germán Cobos (Captain Richard O'Hara), Marta Padován (Mary McQueen/MacQuint ), Mariano Vidal Molina (Major Harvey Brooks/Brush/Moore), Frank Braña (Henry), Charito Tejeiro (Gwennie / Juana), José Canalejas (Wills), Tomás Blanco (Colonel Robert Patterson), Rafael Albaicín (Flaming Arrow), Rafael Cores, Ángel Ter (Sergeant Delken/Taylor), Jorge Vico (Lieutenant Miller), Montserrat Ferrer [as Montserrat Blanch](Mrs. Patterson), Alfonso de la Vega (Sergeant Douglas), Fernando Bilbao (soldier), Guillermo Mendez (Corporal Mitchell), José Luis Lluch (Mullins), Francisco Serrano, Emilio Sanchez [as Emil Sanchez](doctor), Johnny Harrison, Rafael Hernández (Sergeant)
  • Story: “El Capitan Fracasos” by Clark Carredos
  • Screenplay: Manuel Martinez Remis), Jose Maria Elorrita, Arturo Ruiz Castillo
  • Cinematography: Alfonso Nieva [Eastmancolor - Cinemascope 2,35:1]
  • Music: Manuel Moreno Buendià­
  • Songs: “Song of the Indian”, “Song of the Prairie” sung by Alonso Duran
  • Producers: Rafael Marina, Jose Maria Elorrieta


A court-martialed soldier saves a fort and the Major who falsely testified against him from an Indian attack.


Cavalry vs Indians which is made in the American style, this was an early entry into the genre. Full of Spanish character actors who will be familiar faces in the following years. There is nothing of real interest here, but worth a look if available. (Tom Betts)

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