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Peckinpah, Sam 1925-1984

Works: 295 works in 1,636 publications in 14 languages and 26,148 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Road films  Film remakes  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Actor, Producer, Author, Restager , Scenarist, Performer, Film editor, fld, fmd, Other, Conceptor, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Sam Peckinpah
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Most widely held works by Sam Peckinpah
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

188 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brutal story of violent men who lived during the Mexican revolution in the year 1913. It portrays a band of magnificent losers in a dying lawless West
Straw dogs by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

143 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young mathematician, David Summer, and his English wife, Amy, move to a Cornish village, seeking the quiet life. But beneath the seemingly peaceful isolation of the village lies a savagery and violence that could destroy the couple
Ride the high country by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

76 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two old friends have taken drastically different paths growing up. One is a small town sheriff, the other has become a burglar, bent on stealing the gold the other is shipping cross-country
Deadfall by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

109 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A convict leaves jail in Texas on a parole arranged by a crooked politician and promptly joins his wife in planning a bank robbery
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

120 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Billy The Kid's oldest friends is now a sheriff and has vowed to hunt him down
The ballad of Cable Hogue by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

45 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prospector discovers a waterhole after being left for dead in the desert by his double-crossing partners. When his ex-partners visit the well, a surprise awaits them
Major Dundee by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

56 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Union major late in the Civil War takes it upon himself to punish a band of Apaches who murdered a ranch family and fled into Mexico. Being short of troops he uses Confederate prisoners, ex-slaves and criminals to accomplish his goal
Junior Bonner by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

52 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With his bronco-busting career on its last legs, Junior Bonner heads to his hometown to try his luck in the annual rodeo. But his fond childhood memories are shattered when he finds his family torn apart by his greedy brother and hard-drinking father. Now Junior must break the wildest bull in the West to bring his family together for one final moment of cowboy glory."--Container
Invasion of the body snatchers by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a terrifying race, for his life, Dr. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people
Cross of iron by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

97 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centers on Corporal Steiner, an accomplished but war-weary combat veteran, leading a group of German soldiers on the Russian front. Steiner gets replaced by Stransky who's only goal is to get the iron cross, Germany's highest medal
Bring me the head of Alfredo Garcia by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

42 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A violent story of a down-and-out piano player in search of the severed head of a gigolo for which there is a million dollar bounty
Convoy by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

63 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Truckers form a mile long "convoy" in support of a trucker's vendetta with an abusive sheriff
The Osterman weekend by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

50 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The host of an investigative news show is convinced by the CIA that the friends he has invited to a weekend in the country are engaged in a conspiracy that threatens national security in this adaptation of the Robert Ludlum novel. Director 'Bloody' Sam Peckinpah's final film
The deadly companions by Direct Source Special Products Inc( Visual )

61 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bitter gunfighter accidentally kills a dance hall girl's son. He accompanies her on a trek through Apache territory to bury the son beside his father
Bad company by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

29 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Caan plays a man who learns that his trade - assassination, gunplay, martial arts - is ultimately a one-way street to extermination. Robert Duvall is his partner and friend who savagely betrays him. Rebuilding his shattered body, Caan is determined to square accounts once and for all - and Duvall knows it
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeremiah Johnson: Jeremiah is an American soldier who goes west to escape the Mexican War and becomes a mountain man. He is taken in by an old trapper who teaches him how to survive. After unavoidably violating an Indian burial ground, he loses his new Indian wife and their adopted child to vengeance. A vendetta between him and the Crows ruins his idyllic life as a fur trapper
Riot in cell block 11 by Don Siegel( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A ripped-from-the-headlines social-problem picture about inmates' rights that was inspired by a recent spate of uprisings in American prisons ... shot on location at Folsom State Prison, with real inmates and guards as extras"--Container
Villa rides( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the turbulence of early 20th century Mexico, this movie chronicles the fights and flights of one of Mexico's favorite folk heroes
Classic westerns collector's set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four western films on one DVD
Peckinpah, the western films by Paul Seydor( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Ride the high country
Alternative Names
Peckinpah, David.

Peckinpah, David 1925-1984

Peckinpah, David Samuel.

Peckinpah, David Samuel 1925-1984

Peckinpah, Sam

Peckinpah, Samuel.

Peckinpah, Samuel 1925-1984

Sam Peckinpach

Sam Peckinpah Amerikaans filmregisseur

Sam Peckinpah amerykański reżyser filmowy

Sam Peckinpah cineasta

Sam Peckinpah regista statunitense

Sam Peckinpah scénariste et réalisateur américain

Sam Peckinpah US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

Σαμ Πέκινπα

Пекинпа, Сэм

Сам Пекинпа

Сем Пекинпо

סם פקינפה

سام پکین‌پا بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

แซม เพกคินพาห์

샘 페킨파

페킨파, 샘 1925-1984


ペキンパー, サム


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