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Moviedrome: The Big Silence


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Alex Cox introduces another in the season of cult films.
The Big Silence (II Grande Silenzio)
First showing on network television.
Jean Louis Trintignant Klaus Kinski

1896: snow has fallen on the border between Mexico and the USA forcing the many outlaws living hidden in the mountains down into the valleys. There the bounty hunters lie in wait, the cruelest being Tigrero. One man, a dumb-mute gunfighter called Silenzio is out to stop the slaughter.

Director Sergio Corbucci
INFORMATION: a 'Moviedrome' guide featuring films from all three series is available, pnce £2.75, from [address removed]. Cheques payable to BSS.


Introduces: Alex Cox
Unknown: Jean Louis Trintignant
Unknown: Klaus Kinski
Director: Sergio Corbucci
Tigrero: Klaus Kinski
Silenzio Jean: Louis Trintignant
Pauline: Vonetta McGee

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Moviedrome: The Big Silence

BBC Two England, 26 August 1990 22.10

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