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Bad Men of the West (1974)

The Meanest Men in the West (original title)
PG | | Western | TV Movie 1974
A compilation of two episodes of "The Virginian" TV western series. Season 1 episode "It Tolls For Thee" (1962) guest star Lee Marvin, and season 6 episode "Reckoning" (1967) guest star Charles Bronson.

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Samuel Fuller (screenplay), Ed Waters (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lee J. Cobb ... Judge Henry Garth (archive footage)
Charles Bronson ... Harge Talbot Jr. (archive footage)
Lee Marvin ... Kalig Talbot (archive footage)
Miriam Colon ... Eva Talbot (archive footage)
James Drury ... The Range Boss (The Virginian) (archive footage)
Albert Salmi ... Quinn, Kalig Gang (archive footage)
Don Mitchell ... Preble, Harge Gang (archive footage)
Sara Lane ... Elizabeth Garth (archive footage)
Charles Grodin ... Arnie Doud, Harge Gang (archive footage)
Brad Weston Brad Weston ... Keeler, Harge Gang (archive footage)
Ross Hagen ... Bassett, Harge Gang (archive footage)
Gary Clarke ... Steve Hall (archive footage)
Michael Conrad ... Harge Talbot Sr. (archive footage)
Warren J. Kemmerling ... Sharkey (archive footage) (as Warren Kemmerling)
Jan Stine Jan Stine ... Eddie, Shiloh Rider (archive footage)
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An outlaw plans to kidnap the owner of a ranch and hold him for ransom. But first he has to get rid of the foreman whom he knows will stand in his way. So he tells his brother, whom he blames for their mother's death, that the foreman whom his brother knew betrayed him. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Western

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bad Men of the West See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Goofs

Harge Talbot, III is born on July 3, 1887 as written in the family ledger of births. A few days later, Kalig quotes the famous Lizzie Borden skipping-rope rhyme. However, the Borden murders did not take place until August of 1892. See more »

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Edited from The Virginian (1962) See more »

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Unwatchable Disaster
13 October 2001 | by cphillips5See all my reviews

A Sam Fuller-directed and scripted episode of the TV show The Virginian starring Lee Marvin and Lee J. Cobb is cobbled together with another episode (I assume) starring Charles Bronson to create this dreadful mess. Bizarre voice-overs, misplaced shots, and freeze-frames attempt to create the new plot. Utterly ludicrous and a disservice to a great filmmaker.


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