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Sol Madrid isn't a western, as might be gathered, but a drug-ring melodrama. David McCallum shows up early in the film as a spaced-out junkie. But David McCallum fans need not worry: McCallum is actually an undercover agent, looking for the source of heroin being trafficked by the Mafia. The top man in the Mexican-based narcotics operation is the man you'd least likely expect -- especially when one remembers the sort of roles the guilty party had previously played in his long career. Based on Robert Wilder's novel Fruit of the Poppy, this went out to British moviehouses under the title The Heroin Gang. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

Cast

David McCallum
as Sol Madrid
Stella Stevens
as Stacey Woodward
Telly Savalas
as Emil Dietrich
Rip Torn
as Dano Villanova
Pat Hingle
as Harry Mitchell
Ricardo Montalban
as Jalisco
Paul Lukas
as Capo Riccione
Michael Ansara
as Capt. Ortega
Perry Lopez
as Hood
Robert Rockwell
as Chief Danvers
Michael Conrad
as Scarpi
Henry Escalante
Robert McNamara
as Oilfield Foreman
Shepherd Sanders
as Cantina Operator
Merritt Bohn
as Refinery Engineer
Robert McNamara
as Oilfield Foreman
Shepherd Sanders
as Cantina Operator

Crew

Brian G. Hutton
Director
Hall Bartlett
Producer
Robert Wilder
Book Author
Fred Koenekamp
Cinematographer
Lalo Schifrin
Composer (Music Score)
George W. Davis
Art Director
Henry W. Grace
Set Designer
Hugh Hunt
Set Designer
Moss Mabry
Costume Designer
Bill Finnegan
First Assistant Director
William J. Tuttle
Makeup
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