Master Gunfighter, The
After the success of his three Billy Jack fi lms, actor, director, and screenwriter Tom Laughlin brings us The Master Gunfi ghter, which was adapted from 'Goyokin', a popular Japanese samurai film.Finley McCloud (Tom Laughlin) is as keen with a sword as his blazing gun. When brother-in-law, Paulo, plans to steal a shipment of U.S. Government gold and massacre a local Indian village, their battle to the death is inescapable. Set in early California, the story portrays the struggle for survival of the haciendas against the encroaching U.S. Government looking to take over their land.The Master Gunfi ghter features the screen debut of supermodel Barbara Carrera (Never Say Never Again) who received a Golden Globe nomination for her work in this fi lm. The film also stars Ron ONeal (Superfly).