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Films of Sergio Leone => The Good, The Bad and The Ugly => Topic started by: emmo26 on February 09, 2012, 03:07:21 PM

Title: Was Sergio influenced by its a Mad, mad world
Post by: emmo26 on February 09, 2012, 03:07:21 PM
I noticed similarites between this scene and bill carsons passing on the secret to tuco and blondie.



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=opntVfSr_o0&t=120s
Title: Re: Was Sergio influenced by its a Mad, mad world
Post by: emmo26 on February 09, 2012, 04:23:56 PM
Also I see influences from  The Bridge on the River Kwai....ie blowing up the bridge and  prisoners of war from both films whistling in their marches.....


Anymore for anymore??
Title: Re: Was Sergio influenced by its a Mad, mad world
Post by: UNKNOWN Next to Arch Stanton on February 11, 2012, 10:25:32 PM
I agree, and am not surprised. Even more ironic is that this film was LONG LONG LONG LONG like the TGTBATU. Before the premiere, it ran for excess of 4 hours before being hacked down many times!



http://www.povonline.com/notes/Notes110203.htm