A ruse is successful in getting the gold to Veracruz where the Juarista troops attack the French in a bloody battle over the ownership of the gold. This did not distract me from having a very satisfying viewing experience though. Aldrich and Lancaster got along well on Apache but on Vera Cruz the director says "we probably had a less amicable relationship than we anticipated. The different groups, including Juarista secret agent Nina Sara Montielconspire to steal the gold for their own purposes. In spaghetti westerns however the difference between good and bad is more vague. In their struggle for power both Maximilian and the Juaristas employed American mercenaries, of whom many came fresh out of the American Civil War. Updated on Jan 14, Mari Blanchard was meant to play the female lead and Hecht signed to borrow her from Universal. As a consequence viewers will find themselves rooting for protagonists that would be considered hoodlums in traditional American westerns. In the end, Trane and Erin face off in a showdown that concludes with Erin's death.
Vera Cruz () cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. With Gary Cooper, Burt Lancaster, Denise Darcel, Cesar Romero.
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Director: Robert Aldrich Best Charles Bronson Movies as Rated by IMDb Users Gary Cooper and Burt Lancaster in Vera Cruz () Gary Cooper and Sara Montiel in. Sara Montiel as Nina (billed as Sarita Montiel); George Macready as Emperor Maximilian; Ernest Borgnine as Donnegan; Morris Ankrum.
A ruse is successful in getting the gold to Veracruz where the Juarista troops attack the French in a bloody battle over the ownership of the gold.
Filming started in February in Mexico. All the Marbles Namespaces Article Talk. The picture's amoral characters and cynical attitude toward violence including a scene where Lancaster's character threatens to murder child hostages were considered shocking at the time and influenced future Westerns such as The Magnificent SevenThe ProfessionalsSam Peckinpah 's The Wild Bunchand the films of Sergio Leonewhich often featured supporting cast members from Vera Cruz in similar roles.
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Gary Cooper: Benjamin Trane; Burt Lancaster: Joe Erin, Co-producer. Meet the cast and learn more about the stars of Vera Cruz with exclusive news, pictures, videos and more at List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Veracruz, listed alphabetically with photos when available.
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Films directed by Robert Aldrich. The movie was directed by Robert Aldrich from a story by Borden Chase. He and the other Juarista leaders soon suspect that there is more to the expedition than the Countess and ambush the column several times.
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As a consequence viewers will find themselves rooting for protagonists that would be considered hoodlums in traditional American westerns. His roguish charm is accentuated by his famous Cheshire Cat grin and he is very credible as the fastest draw in town.
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During a river crossing, Trane and Erin noticed that the stagecoach in which the countess is traveling is extremely heavy.
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|This was because Burt, until he directed The Kentuckianthought he was going to be a director and when you're directing your first great big picture you don't welcome somebody else on hand with directorial notions.
He likes people, and you can never count on a man like that. I don't trust him. However, Trane arrives in time to stop him. The film was spoofed in the cult comedy Three Amigosdirected by John Landis.