Gian Maria Volonté reportedly did not get along with Sergio Leone, who found Volonté's theatrical acting style and arrogant on-set manner tiresome. Volonté tried to become friendly with Clint Eastwood, but the language barrier and political differences (Eastwood was a conservative Republican, while Volonté was a committed leftist) prevented their striking up a rapport.
During its 1969 American re-release, it was double-billed with For a Few Dollars More (1965).
Clint Eastwood wore the same boots that he did in Rawhide (1959). |