A Fistful of Dollars

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A Fistful of Dollars
(Per un pugno di dollari)
Directed by Sergio Leone
Produced by Arrigo Colombo
Giorgio Papi
Screenplay by Victor Andrés Catena
Jamie Comas Gil
Sergio Leone
Story by A. Bonzzoni
Víctor Andrés Catena
Sergio Leone
Starring Clint Eastwood
Marianne Koch
Gian Maria Volonté
Music by Ennio Morricone
Cinematography Jack Dalmas
Federico G. Larraya
Editing by Bob Quintle
Alfonso Santacana
Studio Constantin Film Produktion
Jolly Film
Ocean Films
Distributed by United Artists
(USA & UK)
Release date(s) October 20, 1964 (1964-10-20) (Italy)
Running time 100 minutes
Country Italy
West Germany
Spain[1][2]
Language Italian
Budget $200,000[3]-$225,000[4]
Money made $14,500,000[5]

A Fistful of Dollars (1964) is a Spaghetti Western movie directed by Sergio Leone and starring Clint Eastwood. It is the first movie in the Dollars trilogy and was the first Spaghetti Western to be released in the United States. The second movie in the Dollars Trilogy is For a Few Dollars More; the third is The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Für eine Handvoll Dollar". Filmportal.de. http://www.filmportal.de/en/node/773663. Retrieved February 19, 2013.
  2. "PER UN PUGNO DI DOLLARI". BFI Film & TV Database. London: British Film Institute. http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/title/46241. Retrieved February 19, 2013.
  3. Hughes, p.4
  4. Munn, p. 48
  5. Box Office Information for A Fistful of Dollars. Box Office Mojo. Retrieved April 30, 2013.

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