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Peckinpah, Sam 1925-1984

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The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

160 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaws on the U.S.-Mexican border face the march of progress, the Mexican army and a gang of bounty hunters led by a former member as they plan to rob a U.S. Army train
Ride the high country by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

48 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,062 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
The getaway by Ethan Hawke( Visual )

98 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 991 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
Straw dogs by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

82 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 947 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
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

89 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 889 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 )

32 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 627 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 )

50 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 618 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 2017 in 6 languages and held by 573 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 Don Siegel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small American town is imperceptibly taken over by an alien force [c.f. Halliwell's]
Cross of iron by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

54 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A battle-hardened German sergeant tries to hold his platoon together on the Russian front during WWII. Not only must he try to hold his platoon together, but he must deal with his commander, a glory seeker, who wants to be awarded Germany's highest medal of honor, the "Cross of Iron."
Convoy by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

57 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 289 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 )

49 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TV personality John Tanner is looking forward to a reunion party with his closest friends. That is, until the CIA warn him that they are all Soviet agents. Suddenly, he and his family are caught in a nightmare of terror, deception, helplessness and violent death
The deadly companions by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

38 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yellowleg escorts Kit Tilden through hostile Apache territory to bury her son, whom he accidentally shot while trying to stop a robbery. A couple of shady characters, Turk and Billy Keplinger, are recruited to ride along--for reasons only Yellowleg knows
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wild bunch: After a botched robbery attempt in Texas, Pike Bishop and his gang head across the Rio Grande and into Mexico. They are pursued by bounty hunters hired to prevent the gang from robbing the rail depot. Bishop's gang extend their time in Mexico when they meet a Mexican general who wants them to rob a U.S. train carrying arms
Turner classic movies greatest classic films collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stalking moon: When an army scout retires to a farm in New Mexico he takes pity on a white woman and her half-breed son recently rescued from indians, and invites them to join him. He does this even knowing the child's father is a feared and murderous Apache and that sooner or later a showdown is almost
Villa rides( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 100 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
Riot in cell block 11 by Don Siegel( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 97 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
Classic westerns collector's set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four western films on one DVD
Peckinpah : the Western films : a reconsideration by Paul Seydor( Book )

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

Sam Peckinpah : interviews by Sam Peckinpah( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collected interviews with the combustible director of The Wild Bunch, Ride the High Country, Straw Dogs, The Getaway, and other films
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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

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Σαμ Πέκινπα

Пекинпа, Сэм

Сам Пекинпа

Сем Пекинпо

סם פקינפה

סם פקינפה שחקן אמריקאי

سام پکین‌پا بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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샘 페킨파

페킨파, 샘 1925-1984


ペキンパー, サム


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