Knowledge Identifier: $Spaghetti_Western
Category: Movies & TV (402)
Launched in 1960.
Countries: Italy (42%), United States (17%), Spain (13%)
It was followed in 1961 by "Savage Guns", this time a British-Spanish western, again filmed in Spain
Likewise, after 1965 when Leone's second Western "For a Few Dollars More" brought a still larger box office bonanza, bounty killer suddenly became the choice profession of Spaghetti Western heroes in films like "Arizona Colt", "Vengeance is Mine", "Ten Thousand Dollars for a Massacre", "The Ugly Ones", "Dead Men Don't Count" and "Any Gun Can Play"
Burt Reynolds - Reynolds' first Spaghetti Western, "Navajo Joe", came out in 1966
Sartana - Gianni Garko played a character named Sartana in the 1967 Spaghetti Western, "Mille dollari sul nero"
A Fistful of Dollars - The 67th Cannes Film Festival, held in 2014, celebrated the "50th anniversary of the birth of the Spaghetti Western