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The Professionals (1966)

PG-13 117 min - Action, Adventure, Western - 1 November 1966
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The Professionals is a 1966 American Western film directed by Richard Brooks. A kidnap-rescue adventure set in about 1917, it features a small group of experts heading into Mexico to free the Mexican-born wife of a wealthy Texan from several hundred bandits. The film is based on the novel A Mule for the Marquesa by Frank O'Rourke.

Director:  Richard Brooks
Writers:  Richard Brooks
Stars:  Burt Lancaster, Lee Marvin, Robert Ryan, Woody Strode, Jack Palance, Claudia Cardinale, Ralph Bellamy, Joe De Santis, Rafael Bertrand, Jorge Martínez de Hoyos, Marie Gomez, José Chávez, Vaughn Taylor, Carlos Romero

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The Professionals is a 1966 American Western film directed by Richard Brooks. A kidnap-rescue adventure set in about 1917, it features a small group of experts heading into Mexico to free the Mexican-born wife of a wealthy Texan from several hundred bandits. The film is based on the novel A Mule for the Marquesa by Frank O'Rourke.



Tagline: Rough, tough and ready.

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English, Spanish
Release Date:  1 November 1966

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Columbia Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 57 min

Academy Award Nominations

CINEMATOGRAPHY (Color) — Conrad Hall
DIRECTING — Richard Brooks
WRITING (Screenplay–based on material from another medium) — Richard Brooks


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