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Peckinpah, Sam 1925-1984

Overview
Works: 488 works in 1,977 publications in 11 languages and 28,739 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  History  Horror films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Crime films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Actor, Producer, Restager , Author, Scenarist, Performer, fmd, Film editor, Other, Dedicatee, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

151 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,529 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
Straw dogs by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

136 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,416 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 )

49 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,060 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 robber, bent on stealing the gold the other is shipping cross-country
The getaway by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

87 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,017 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 )

70 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

50 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 656 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
Major Dundee by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

53 editions published between 1964 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 655 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
The ballad of Cable Hogue by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

28 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
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

6 editions published between 1956 and 2018 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miles Bennell is a doctor in a small California town whose patients are becoming increasingly overwrought, accusing their loved ones of being emotionless imposters. Plant-like aliens have invaded Earth, taking possession of humans as they sleep and replicating them in giant seed pods. Convinced that a catastrophic epidemic is imminent, Bennell, in a terrifying race for his life, must warn the world of this deadly invasion of the pod people before it's too late
Cross of iron by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

50 editions published between 1977 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 496 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, whose only goal is to get the iron cross, Germany's highest medal
Bring me the head of Alfredo Garcia by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

34 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 482 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 )

60 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 342 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 6 languages and held by 268 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 Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

43 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex Union Army officer, a Confederate deserter, an eager young gunslinger and a former dance hall hostess plan to rob a bank, but each has their own private agenda
The Killer elite by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

32 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 179 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
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 142 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
Villa rides by Buzz Kulik( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in English and French and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at Pancho Villa and his role in the Mexican Revolution
Riot in cell block 11( Visual )

7 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 )

2 editions 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

 
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Alternative Names
Peckimpah, Sam, 1925-1984

Peckinpah, David.

Peckinpah, David 1925-1984

Peckinpah, David S., 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 بيكنباه

سام پکین‌پا بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

แซม เพกคินพาห์

샘 페킨파

페킨파, 샘 1925-1984

サム・ペキンパー

ペキンパー, サム

山姆·畢京柏

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