God's Gun Movie Review Summary

Actors: Lee Van Cleef, Jack Palance, Richard Boone, Leif Garrett

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Lee Van Cleef plays a Catholic priest in a small Texas town. He has settled there after his wild younger days. A young boy, Johnny, played by Leif Garrett, helps out with daily chores and ringing the bell to call parishioners to mass. One day the Clanton gang comes to town. Their leader is played by Jack Palance. The gang attempts to take over the town. The priest attempts to reason with them and to convince them to leave. He is killed for his efforts. Johnny remembers the priest talking about his brother, a former gunfighter, who is hiding out in Mexico. Johnny, who is about 12, goes out alone to find the brother. He wants to bring him back to Texas to avenge his brother and to save their town from the outlaws. The brother is also played by Lee Van Cleef.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 30%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 50%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20% Time/Era of Movie:    -   16th-19th century Western    -   Yes Kind of western:    -   hunting down outlaws

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   religious figure Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American) Unusual characteristics    -   Super sensitive soggy jelly muffin


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Texas The Americas (not US):    -   Yes The Americas:    -   Mexico Desert?    -   Yes Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee Misc setting    -   church/synagogue

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   non-gory references to death/punishment Kind of violence:    -   guns Any profanity?    -   None

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