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The Wrath of God (1972)

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In this western satire, an Irishman is stranded in a politically-unstable Central American country. The Irishman teams up with a British whiskey-runner and is about to take his loot when he sees bandits about to rape an Indian girl. He rescues the maiden at the risk of his own life.

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Cast

Robert Mitchum
as Father Oliver Van Horne
Frank Langella
as De La Plata
Rita Hayworth
as Senora De La Plata
Victor Buono
as Jennings
John Colicos
as Col. Santilla
Ken Hutchison
as Emmet Keogh
Jorge Russek
as Cordona
Chano Urueta
as Antonio
Aurora Clavel
as Senora Moreno
Victor Eberg
as Delgado
Ralph Nelson
as Executed Prisoner
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Critic Reviews for The Wrath of God

All Critics (3)

Is easy enough to enjoy because it seldom takes itself very seriously.

January 6, 2020 | Full Review…

Nelson, who also wrote the script, isn't consistent in the kind of movie he has made. Are these three devil-may-care soldiers of fortune types? Is the movie about total evil?

October 3, 2018 | Full Review…

It slowly builds to an action-packed conclusion that saves it from the doldrums.

October 22, 2012 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Wrath of God

Have to wonder of Robert Rodriguez saw this movie because there are moments in The Wrath of God that reminded me of some of his films. Highly recommended for cinephiles as this is Rita Hayworth's last movie. It's been reported she was already displaying signs of Alzheimer's. Despite this, her screen presence was still undeniable. And, then there's Robert Mitchum. I'm of the opinion that any movie with Mitchum is worth a watch.

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