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Boot Hill (1969)

La collina degli stivali (original title)
Victims of oppressive town boss Honey are offered help by an unusual alliance of gunmen and circus performers.

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Arch Hutch Bessy
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Thomas (as Woody Stroode)
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Judge Boone (as Edward Ciannelli)
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Baby Doll (as Luca Montefiori)
Glauco Onorato ...
Finch
Alberto Dell'Acqua ...
Hans - Acrobat
Nazzareno Zamperla ...
Franz - Acrobat (as Neno Zamperla)
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Honey Fisher
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Leslie Bailey ...
John
Maurizio Manetti ...
Joe
Dante Cleri ...
Fisher's Lawyer
Antonio De Martino ...
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Adriano Cornelli ...
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Honey Fisher has become a powerful man in this small Western town that has grown up around gold-prospecting fields. Fisher and his gang have managed, through swindling, murder, and terror, to gain leases on the important gold-yielding land in the area. A state commissioner comes to town to review the leases, which are crucial to Fisher's power. Cat Stevens and Hutch Bessy join forces with circus performers and townsfolk led by Stevens' friend Finch to fight against Fisher and his henchmen. Written by Charles Delacroix

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20 December 1969 (Italy)  »

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Trivia

German Import DVD has a Super-8 Version (German And Italian Audio only), as a special feature on the disc. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Mami: And now ladies and gentleman our most publicized attraction: The Flying Men.
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Crazy Credits

Opening credits: Together once again Terence Hill Bud Spencer two likeable rogues in La Collina Degli Stivali. See more »

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Soundtracks

Sotto La Panca
Composed by Giuseppe Colizzi and Riz Ortolani
Cinevox Record
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Trinity Three-Ring Circus
19 February 2004 | by See all my reviews

Third and rarest pairing of Terence Hill and Bud Spencer after God Forgives... I Don't (1966) and Ace High (1967), both by director Colizzi, before the Trinity films turned them into Italy's most dubious exports of the Seventies. Hill was given these cold-eyed roles before the more familiar slaparound antics; here he plays a grimy cheroot-huffin' hombre called `Trouble', who enlists a traveling circus (led by Woody Strode and Lionel Stander) to defeat a money-grubbing land baron (Batman's King Tut, Victor Buono). Like all good Spaghetti Westerns, Boot Hill combines claustrophobic visuals and a lumpen left wing philosophy, with the added novelty of the circus backdrop. Bud's almost a supporting player, but thankfully the dumb ox still gets to throw his weight around. Recommended, muchachos.


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