The Americano (1955)

The Americano





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The Americano is Glenn Ford, a north-of-the-border cowboy working in Brazil. Ford has been assigned to deliver a cargo of Brahma bulls to a South American ranch. His progress is impeded by homicidal land-grabber Frank Lovejoy and jovial bandido Cesar Romero. Those are merely the human obstacles; there are also piranhas and jungle predators to contend with. Ford also finds tie to romance Ursula Theiss and Abbe Lane. Luxuriously location-photographed in Technicolor, The Americano was one of the … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Western, Action & Adventure, Classics
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Written By: Guy Troper
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On DVD: Sep 24, 2013
RKO Radio Pictures

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As appealing as a hike through the Amazon without mosquito repellent.

Full Review… | July 4, 2005
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Average western with an exotic locale although you really don't see enough of the landscape to get the feeling a foreign country and none of the actors really look Brazilian.

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