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This classic western masterpiece is an epic film about a widow whose land and life are in danger as the railroad is getting closer and closer to taking them over. A mysterious harmonica player joins forces with a desperado to protect the woman and her land.

8.5
5,597
Directed by

Sergio Leone

Written by

Sergio Leone (Screenplay)
Sergio Donati (Screenplay)
Dario Argento (Story)
Bernardo Bertolucci (Story)

Runtime

166 minutes

Country

United States of America, Italy, Spain

Language

Italian

Tagline

There were three men in her life. One to take her... one to love her... and one to kill her.

Cast

Keywords

loss of loved one blackmail peasant insanity dying and death bounty sadness spaghetti western bounty hunter showdown harmonica anti hero auction

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Lists

#35 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#64 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#14 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

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