The Sabata Trilogy
The stylish and action-packed spaghetti Western classic "Sabata" (1969) stars Lee Van Cleef as a gunslinger-for-hire who recruits a travelling musician with a rifle-rigged banjo and a drunken knife thrower to help retrieve a stash of U.S. Army gold. Franco Ressel, William Berger, Ignazio Spalla co-star. Next, Yul Brynner takes over as the eagle-eyed antihero in the sequel "Adios Sabata" (1971), originally conceived as an unrelated film about a gunman named Indio Black. This time, Brynner's Sabata is tapped by a Mexican revolutionary to hijack a wagon carrying a vast treasure. Dean Reed, Spalla also star. AKA: "The Bounty Hunters," "Indio Black," "Indio Sabata," "Sabata 2." And Van Cleef reprises the title role in "Return Of Sabata" (1971). Working as a trick shooter in a travelling circus, Sabata arrives in a small town where a wealthy land baron taxes the locals and then fleeces them out of their money. With Giampiero Albertini, Reiner Schone, Spalla. 5 1/4 hrs. total on three discs. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English (dubbed) Dolby Digital mono, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, French. Dubbed in English.
- Gianfranco Parolini
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Lee Van Cleef, Yul Brynner, William Berger, Dean Reed, Reiner Schone, Gerard Herter, Annabella Incontrera, Franco Ressel, Linda Veras, Pedro Sanchez, Salvatore Borgese, Gianni Rizzo, Franco Fantasia, Joseph Persaud, Anthony Gradwell, Nick Jordan, Robert Hundar, Spanny Convery, Marco Zuanelli, Gino Marturano, Franco Ukmar, Ernesto Hayes, Ignazio Spalla, Vittorio Fanfoni, Steffen Zacharias... More