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Slaughter -- Slaughter, a former Green Beret, avenges the killing of loved ones by the Mob, and in so doing is coerced by the Feds into traveling to Mexico to finish off surviving mobsters.

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Director:
Writers:
Mark Hanna (written by) &
Don Williams (written by)
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Release Date:
10 May 1973 (Netherlands) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Slaughter will blow your mind... clean out of your head! See more »
Plot:
Slaughter, a former Green Beret, avenges the killing of loved ones by the Mob, and in so doing is coerced by the Feds into traveling to Mexico to finish off surviving mobsters. | Add synopsis »
User Reviews:
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Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Jim Brown ... Slaughter

Stella Stevens ... Ann

Rip Torn ... Dominic Hoffo

Cameron Mitchell ... A.W. Price

Don Gordon ... Harry

Marlene Clark ... Kim

Robert Phillips ... Frank
Marion Brash ... Jenny
Norman Alfe ... Mario Felice
Eddie Lo Russo ... Little Al (as Eddie LoRusso)

Buddy Garion ... Eddie
Roger Cudney ... Gio (as Roger C. Cudney)
Lance Winston ... Intern
Juan José Laboriel ... Uncle (as Juan Jose Laboriel)
Francisca López de Laboriel ... Aunt (as Francisca Lopes De Laboriel)
Robert C. Ross ... Hood #1
Ricardo Adalid ... Hood #2 (as Ricardo Adalid B)
Gerardo Zepeda ... Hood #3
Margarite Luna ... Girl at Pool (as Margarito Luna)

Directed by
Jack Starrett 
 
Writing credits
Mark Hanna (written by) &
Don Williams (written by)

Produced by
Samuel Z. Arkoff .... executive producer
James H. Nicholson .... executive producer
Monroe Sachson .... producer
Don Williams .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Luchi De Jesus  (as Luchi De Jesús)
 
Cinematography by
Rosalío Solano (director of photography) (as Rosalio Solano)
 
Film Editing by
Renn Reynolds 
 
Production Management
Harry F. Hogan .... production manager (as Harry Hogan)
David Sheldon .... production supervisor (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Paul Nuckles .... stunt coordinator
Ronald C. Ross .... stunts (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Michael Arciaga .... music supervisor
 
Other crew
Sally Perle .... production executive
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Masacre" - Mexico
"Massacre" - France (imdb display title)
"Operación Masacre" - Spain
"Shinjikêto Kirâ" - Japan (imdb display title)
"Siyah Seytan" - Turkey (Turkish title) (imdb display title)
"Slaughter" - Netherlands (video box title)
"Slaughter - O Homem Impiedoso" - Brazil (imdb display title)
"Slaughter - Uomo mitra" - Italy (imdb display title)
"Slaughter's hævn" - Denmark (imdb display title)
"Slaughter, la pantera negra" - Peru (imdb display title)
"Syndicate Killer" - Japan (English title) (imdb display title)
"To makeleio" - Greece (transliterated ISO-LATIN-1 title)
"Väkivallan mies" - Finland
"Våldets man" - Sweden
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Runtime:
92 min
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Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
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Certification:
Australia:R | Finland:(Banned) (1973) | France:16 | Iceland:16 | Italy:VM18 | Netherlands:18 (original rating) | Norway:18 (video) (1982) | Norway:(Banned) (1973-2003) (cinema release) | Sweden:15 | UK:X | UK:18 (cut) | USA:R (certificate #23371) | West Germany:18

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Trivia:
One of Jim Brown's three favorite films he starred in: the other two are "The Dirty Dozen" and "Mars Attacks!".See more »
Goofs:
Factual errors: A character uses a revolver with a suppressor attached. Revolvers cannot be suppressed (other than a specially manufactured Russian model) because most of their noise comes from the cylinder gap before the barrel which is behind the suppressor.See more »
Quotes:
Hoffo:You're obsolete, Mario!See more »
Movie Connections:
Featured in American Grindhouse (2010)See more »
Soundtrack:
In Your ArmsSee more »

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4 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Get your little narrow ass outta here!, 8 February 2009
Author: lastliberal from United States

Jim Brown is one cool dude, even when he's making a typical 70s blaxploitation flick.

Here, he is an ex-Green Beret home from 'nam going after the mob thugs that killed his father.

First, he has to get by their secret weapon, Stella Stevens, girlfriend of #2, Rip Torn, a racist that is just seething at the thought of Stevens between the sheets with Brown. And, boy, do they steam up those sheets! That must have been a shock to 70s audiences.

Now, the thugs are not too bright as they try to run Brown down with a Mustang. Don't they know that this former fullback is one of the all time greats in NFL history? Their efforts to catch him in the casino meets with equal disaster as he runs right through them.

Of course, you know Slaughter wins in the end because there is a sequel.

One interesting aspect for the younger folks is the IBM punch card that figures prominently in the film. They probably have never seen one.

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