The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)


The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo (original title)

Blondie (The Good) (Clint Eastwood) is a professional gunslinger who is out trying to earn a few dollars. Angel Eyes (The Bad) (Lee Van Cleef) is a hitman who always commits to a task and sees it through, as long as he is paid to do so. And Tuco (The Ugly) (Eli Wallach) is a wanted outlaw trying to take care of his own hide. Tuco and Blondie share a partnership together making money off of Tuco's bounty, but when Blondie unties the partnership, Tuco tries to hunt down Blondie. When Blondie and Tuco come across a horse carriage loaded with dead bodies, they soon learn from the only survivor, Bill Carson (Antonio Casale), that he and a few other men have buried a stash of gold in a cemetery. Unfortunately, Carson dies and Tuco only finds out the name of the cemetery, while Blondie finds out the name on the grave. Now the two must keep each other alive in order to find the gold. Angel Eyes (who had been looking for Bill Carson) discovers that Tuco and Blondie met with Carson and knows ...
West Germany
IMDb   8.8 /10
Metacritic   90 %
TheMovieDb    8.5 /10
FilmAffinity   8.2 /10
Director Sergio Leone
Writer Luciano Vincenzoni
Writer Sergio Leone
Writer Agenore Incrocci
Writer Furio Scarpelli
Release Date1966-12-23
Runtime2h 58mins
Content RatingR (R)
AwardsTop Rated Movies #9 | 3 wins & 6 nominations.
CompanyProduzioni Europee Associate (PEA), Arturo González Producciones Cinematográficas, Constantin Film
CountryItaly, Spain, West Germany, USA
Sentenza / Angel Eyes
Alcoholic Union Captain (as Aldo Giuffre')
Father Pablo Ramirez
Sheriff (as John Bartho)
Jackson / Bill Carson
Member of Angel Eyes' Gang