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Peckinpah, Sam 1925-1984

Overview
Works: 389 works in 1,291 publications in 10 languages and 23,737 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Western films  War films  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Actor, Producer, Performer, Scenarist, Film editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Dedicatee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Sam Peckinpah
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
121 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 3,526 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 )
74 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,157 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 )
53 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 1,059 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 Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 894 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 )
67 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pat Garrett puts on a badge and stalks his best friend, Billy the Kid, in this classic portrayal of a western legend
The ballad of Cable Hogue by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 611 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 )
35 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 564 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 )
38 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 563 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 Juior must break the wildest bull in the West to bring his family together for one final moment of cowboy glory
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 548 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
Bring me the head of Alfredo Garcia by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 439 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
Cross of iron by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 432 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."
The deadly companions ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 217 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 Osterman weekend by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
TV personality John Tanner is looking forward to a reunion party with his closest friends, until the CIA warns him that they are all Soviet agents. Suddenly, he and his family are caught in a nightmare of terror, deception, helplessness and violent death
Convoy by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Truckers form a mile long "convoy" in support of a trucker's vendetta with an abusive sheriff
The Killer elite by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 157 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
Turner classic movies greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid (1973): One of Billy The Kid's oldest friends is now a sheriff and has vowed to hunt him down
Villa rides ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 77 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 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four western films on one DVD
The rifleman 3 classic episodes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of rifle-toting Lucas McCain and his son, Mark, ranchers striving to maintain a small spread in North Fork, New Mexico during the late 1880s
Steve McQueen collection 4 film favorites ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bullitt: San Francisco cop Frank Bullitt is assigned to protect a mobster about to testify against his brother's crime organization. When his friend is shot and the witness is left at death's door by two hit men who seem to know exactly where the witness was hidden, Bullitt clandestinely moves the mobster while he tries to find out who is after the witness, and why it seems so easy for "them" to find him
 
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Alternative Names
Peckinpah, David.
Peckinpah, David, 1925-1984
Peckinpah, David Samuel.
Peckinpah, David Samuel, 1925-1984
Peckinpah, Sam
Peckinpah, Samuel, 1925-1984
Languages
English (515)
Spanish (60)
German (57)
French (42)
Multiple languages (10)
Italian (10)
Japanese (8)
Chinese (2)
Swedish (1)
Greek, Modern (1)
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