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The American Soldier (1970)

80 min | Drama

Ricky is a cold-blooded U.S. German contract killer. After serving in Viet Nam, he returns to his home town of Munich to eliminate a few problem crooks for three renegade cops. He inspects his old neighborhood with his childhood accomplice...See moreRicky is a cold-blooded U.S. German contract killer. After serving in Viet Nam, he returns to his home town of Munich to eliminate a few problem crooks for three renegade cops. He inspects his old neighborhood with his childhood accomplice Franz Walsch, and pays a short visit to his mother and doting brother. When Ricky asks the hotel clerk for a girl, one of the cops sends his girlfriend Rosa. However, she falls for the killer. Written by Will Gilbert See less
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Jan 29, 1976 (United States)

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16 cast members
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Elga Sorbas
Rosa von Praunheim Rosa von Praunheim   See fewer
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Marius Aicher
Polizist Polizist   See fewer
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Margarethe von Trotta
Zimmermädchen Zimmermädchen   See fewer
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Ulli Lommel
Zigeuner Zigeuner   See fewer
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Katrin Schaake
Magdalena Fuller Magdalena Fuller   See fewer
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Ingrid Caven
Sängerin Sängerin   See fewer
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Eva Ingeborg Scholz
Rickys Mutter Rickys Mutter   See fewer
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Kurt Raab
Rickys Bruder Rickys Bruder   See fewer
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Gustl Datz
Polizeipräsident Polizeipräsident   See fewer
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Marquard Bohm
Privatdetektiv (uncredited) Privatdetektiv (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Franz Walsch (uncredited) Franz Walsch (uncredited)   See fewer
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Peer Raben
Hotel Receptionist (uncredited) Hotel Receptionist (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.8 / 10 | 1,456 votes