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* MentorShip: It's implied that Hannie and Price fall in love with each other (see: the scene where they walk on the beach holding hands), Price being the one who teaches Hannie to handle a gun. [[spoiler:Price dies before this can go anywhere.]]

* TerribleTrio: The trio of the Clemens brothers; Frank, Rufus and Emmett.


* TerribleTrio: The trio of the Clemens brothers; Frank, Rufus and Emmett. They are very ineffective as bandits and most of their scenes derive humor from that fact.

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''Hannie Caulder'' is a 1971 British [[TheWestern Western]] film. The film was directed by Burt Kennedy and starred Creator/RaquelWelch, Robert Culp, and Creator/ErnestBorgnine.

When the criminal trio of the Clemens brothers murder the husband of Hannie Caulder (Welch), gang-rape her, burn down her house and leave her for dead, Caulder recruits bounty hunter Thomas Price (Culp) to help her get revenge by training her to be a gunfighter.
!!This film features examples of:
* BadassPreacher: The Preacher, appropriately enough, a skillful gunslighter.
* BigDamnHeroes: [[spoiler:At the end of the film, when it seems that Hannie will meet the same fate as Price, the Preacher appears to shoot the knife out from Emmett's hand, allowing Hannie to kill him.]]
* BlastingItOutOfTheirHands: [[spoiler:When Emmett attempts to throw a knife into Hannie's back, he is thwarted by the Preacher, who shoots it from his hand.]]
* TheCameo:
** Creator/ChristopherLee as Bailey, a gunsmith who Hannie and Price task with building a special revolver for her. Lee's brief appearance in this film was his only role in a Western.
** Stephen Boyd as the mysterious gunslighter known as the Preacher.
* EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: The Preacher is only known by that name.
* IfYouKillHimYouWillBeJustLikeHim: This is basically what Price implies when he warns Hannie that taking revenge will change her forever, and Hannie's reaction after he finishes the Clemens brothers implies that he was right.
-->'''Thomas Price:''' Win or lose, you lose, Hannie Caulder.
* MentorOccupationalHazard: [[spoiler:Price gets killed by Emmett after parting ways with Hannie.]]
* NoNameGiven: Whatever name the Preacher has is not known.
* ProtagonistTitle: Hannie Caulder is the protagonist of the film and lends her name to it.
* RapeAndRevenge: The title character trains under a retired gunslinger to get revenge on three vicious outlaws who raped her.
* TerribleTrio: The trio of the Clemens brothers; Frank, Rufus and Emmett.
* VaporWear: When she becomes a gunfighter, Hannie takes up wearing a poncho which barely manages to cover her most revealing curves, and clearly shows that she isn't wearing underwear.
* VengefulWidow: Hannie takes revenge against the Clemens brothers for the attack that included her husband's murder.

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