Original name: Per un pugno di dollari
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
The Man With No Name enters the Mexican village of San Miguel in the midst of a power struggle among the three Rojo brothers and sheriff John Baxter. When a regiment of Mexican soldiers bearing gold intended to pay for new weapons is waylaid by the Rojo brothers, the stranger inserts himself into the middle of the long-simmering battle, selling false information to both sides for his own benefit.
atmospheric, realistic, stylized, serious, tense, enigmatic, suspenseful, bleak, talky, suspense ...
small town, greed, vengeance, gunfight, violence, brutality, corruption, revenge, good versus evil, torture, lone wolves, moral ambiguity, gangs, violent, stylish, old west, anti-hero, tough heroes, dialogue, storytelling, complex characters, mentor, guns, dishonesty, redemption ...
mexico, latin america, spain, italy, new mexico, arizona