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The Hunting Party (1971)

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This violent British western stars Gene Hackman as a wealthy rancher who rides in search of outlaw Oliver Reed. Reed abducted Hackman's wife so she could teach him how to read. While Hackman seeks revenge, his wife finds herself falling in love with Reed.

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Cast

Gene Hackman
as Brandt Ruger
Candice Bergen
as Melissa Ruger
Oliver Reed
as Frank Calder
Simon Oakland
as Matthew Gun
Ronald Howard
as Watt Nelson
G.D. Spradlin
as Sam Bayard
Bernard Kay
as Buford King
Mitchell Ryan
as Doc Harrison
L.Q. Jones
as Hog Warren
Ron Howard
as Watt Nelson
Richard Adams
as Owney Clark
Dean Selmier
as Collins
Ritchie Adams
as Owney Clark
Bud Strait
as Cowboy
Ralph Brown
as Sheriff
Max Slaten
as Telegrapher
Francisca Tu
as Chinese Girl
Marisa Tovar
as Mexican Girl
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Critic Reviews for The Hunting Party

All Critics (2)

A vile revenge Western with a tired plot, too much gore and a miscalculated pretentiousness.

July 18, 2017 | Rating: C- | Full Review…

The film's failure can be attributed primarily to the unreasonably slow pace and surfeit of ridiculous plot twists...

October 30, 2006 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Hunting Party

A western worth watching at least once or a couple times.Gene Hackman was great as the evil cattle baron & Oliver Reed was great as the outlaw

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