La Spina Dorsale del Diavola


1h 39m 1971

Brief Synopsis

Bitter over his wife's death due to what he believes was army negligence, Capt. Viktor Kaleb deserts the cavalry and disappears into the southwestern wasteland. But when marauding Apaches set up a stronghold just out of the cavalry's reach in Mexico, Kaleb is given amnesty in exchange for leading a small band of especially trained soldiers to wipe out the Indian stronghold.

Film Details

Also Known As
Deserter, The, Devil's Backbone, Spina Dorsale del Diavola
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1971

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 39m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color (Technicolor)
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
2.35 : 1

Synopsis

Bitter over his wife's death due to what he believes was army negligence, Capt. Viktor Kaleb deserts the cavalry and disappears into the southwestern wasteland. But when marauding Apaches set up a stronghold just out of the cavalry's reach in Mexico, Kaleb is given amnesty in exchange for leading a small band of especially trained soldiers to wipe out the Indian stronghold.

Film Details

Also Known As
Deserter, The, Devil's Backbone, Spina Dorsale del Diavola
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1971

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 39m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color (Technicolor)
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
2.35 : 1

Quotes

What's that dog doing?
- Tattinger
Get away from there!
- Captain Viktor Kaleb
Why, he was fixin' to eat that
- Tattinger
Indian!
- Tattinger
One tried to eat him once.
- Captain Viktor Kaleb

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1971

Released in United States on Video September 9, 1992

Released in United States 1971

Released in United States on Video September 9, 1992