PG-13 | | Western
A mysterious stranger with a harmonica joins forces with a notorious desperado to protect a beautiful widow from a ruthless assassin working for the railroad.
Spoilers: The character of "Harmonica" (Charles Bronson) in Once Upon a Time in the West (1968) was influenced by Robert Vaughn as a character who played the harmonica and is a gunfighter in an episode of Zane Grey Theater (1956) in "Courage Is a ... ...
Cattle Corner Station Agent:
Hey. Hey-hey-hey-hey, if you want any tickets, you'll have to go around, eh, to, eh, the front of, eh, eh... oooh, well, I s'pose it'll be all right. The hell am *I* doin' around here if they walk in and can do as they damn please?
In the stable scene, Harmonica says to Cheyenne, " I saw three of these dusters a short time ago. They were waiting for a train. Inside the dusters, there were three men." While all three were wearing dusters upon arrival, only two of the three gunslingers were actually wearing dusters when Harmonica arrived.
The film's title does not appear until the end of the final scene.
$5,321,508 (USA) (22 June 1984)