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The Taste of Violence (1961)

Le goût de la violence (original title)
"This European "western" by Robert Hossein (scripter, director, and lead) is set in an unnamed Latin American country suffering under a dictator. A revolution is underway, or at least there... See full summary »

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Robert Hossein

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Robert Hossein (screenplay), Louis Martin (screenplay) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Robert Hossein ... Perez
Giovanna Ralli ... Maria Laragana
Mario Adorf ... Chamaco
Hans H. Neubert Hans H. Neubert ... Chico Dominguez
Madeleine Robinson ... Bianca
Dany Jacquet Dany Jacquet ... Isa
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Relja Basic ... Commandante
Petar Dobric Petar Dobric ... Paco
Mate Ergovic Mate Ergovic ... Diego
Sanda Fiderseg Sanda Fiderseg
Mia Oremovic
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Storyline

"This European "western" by Robert Hossein (scripter, director, and lead) is set in an unnamed Latin American country suffering under a dictator. A revolution is underway, or at least there is a strong guerrilla movement here. The leader of the guerrillas manages to capture the daughter of the dictator, and then, has to take her as a captive back to the revolutionary forces' base. Along the way...

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Western

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Country:

Italy | France | West Germany

Language:

French

Release Date:

30 August 1961 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

The Taste of Violence See more »

Filming Locations:

Dubrovnik, Croatia See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$6,403,831
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Mario Adorf provides his own voice for the German post-synchronized version of the film. See more »

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Referenced in Les échos du cinéma: Episode #1.22 (1961) See more »

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