Lee plays a very vicious villian & when I saw how he tumbled over & over & over & over down a steep hill after he is shot & killed at the end, I then remembered the episode from when I saw it new in 1960!!
And the lovely Karen Steel is in this episode & Lee SMACKS HER ACROSS THE LEFT SIDE OF HER FACE SO HARD THAT IT KNOCKS HER TO THE FLOOR!! And I figures that is what would have happened to Karen or the "fresh young whore" in the territory in Good, Bad & Ugly IF Lee had REALLY SLAPPED either one of them! But our Lee would NEVER strike a woman in real life! NEVER!!!
Karen Steel died when she was just 56:-( And remember her in "RIDE LONESOME" with Randolph Scott, Pernell Roberts, James Best, Lee Van Cleef & James Coburn? Remember what Robert's character told his buddy about a woman like Karen Steel?
I'd like to meet a woman like that NOW!! Or even if I could find a "fresh young whore" in my territory! I'd throw my rubber Mamie Van Doren out the window & into the back yard. Give her to the dogs!
This has been posted on U-tube. Sterling Hayden is the "star" of this "Z-grade" oater and his acting sucks big time, and so does the movie. No offense to Sterling Hayden fans but he has been in... more