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The Desperados
Directed by:
Henry Levin

"The Desperados" (also known as "Non uccidevano mai la domenica", "Todesreiter, Die") is a Western film directed by Henry Levin, and written by Walter Brough, released in the USA on November 19 of 1969 , starring Vince Edwards, Sylvia Syms, Benjamin Edney, Jack Palance, Sheila Burrell and George Maharis.

Who directed "The Desperados":

The Desperados was directed by Henry Levin, an American director, and producer.

Before The Desperados, Henry Levin had directed The Ambushers, released in 1967, Murderers' Row (1966), Se tutte le donne del mondo (1966), Genghis Khan (1965), Come Fly with Me (1963), and If a Man Answers (1962). Since, he directed .

What was the release date of "The Desperados":

The Desperados was first released on Wednesday, November 19, 1969, in the United States. Other films released on Wednesday, November 19, 1969 are The Comic (dir. Carl Reiner) and The Good Guys and the Bad Guys (dir. Burt Kennedy). This was fifty (50) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, February 28, 1969 in Germany.

What is the cast of "The Desperados":

At the casting of The Desperados we find Vince Edwards, previously seen in The Devil's Brigade (1968) and The Victors (1963); Sylvia Syms (Danger Route (1967), The Big Job (1965)); Benjamin Edney [ more... ]

  • Neville Brand and Jack Palance also appeared in Angels' Brigade, released in 1979.
  • Patrick Holt and Christopher Malcolm also worked together in Diamonds on Wheels, released in 1974.

What is the Storyline of "The Desperados":

A ruthless preacher, Parson Josiah Galt, leads a band of Southern marauders during the Civil War that includes his sons, David, Adam and Jacob. The parson has turned vengeful and sadistic since the death of his wife.

David can no longer stomach what his family is doing. When his brother Adam tries to rape a girl in a Kansas town that the Galts have just raided and looted, David tries to leave. He is brought back, accused of "treason" by his own father and sentenced to hang.

Managing to escape, [...]

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