The Magnificent Seven Ride!

  • Film
  • Action and adventure
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Fifth outing for the mercenary heroes who originated as the Seven Samurai, lagging a long way behind 1 and 2 (Kurosawa, Sturges), but a marked improvement on 3 and 4 (Kennedy, Wendkos). Set a little laboriously in 'changing times', with Chris now ageing, married and law-abiding, while likely candidates for his team are either dead or languishing in jail. But the characterisations are sharp, the script economical, and the strategy of the final confrontation set out almost as intriguingly as in Seven Samurai.

Release details

Duration: 100 mins

Cast and crew

Director: George McCowan
Screenwriter: Arthur Rowe
Cast: Lee Van Cleef
Stefanie Powers
Mariette Hartley
Michael Callan
Luke Askew
Pedro Armendariz Jr
James B Sikking
Ed Lauter
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