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Peckinpah, Sam 1925-1984

Overview
Works: 421 works in 1,433 publications in 10 languages and 25,157 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Fiction  Western films  Caper films  War films  Historical films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Actor, Producer, Author, Scenarist, Restager , Performer, Film editor, fld, Bibliographic antecedent, fmd, Conceptor, Other, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Sam Peckinpah
 
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The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

114 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,575 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 )

66 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,151 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 )

41 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,044 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 )

73 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 916 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 )

55 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 832 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 )

18 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 591 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 )

33 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 582 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 )

37 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 554 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 )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 551 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 )

35 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centres 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 )

22 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 425 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
The Osterman weekend by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

37 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De presentator van een TV-nieuwsdienst wordt door de CIA tot medewerking gedwongen, wanneer de Amerikaanse spionagedienst zijn vrienden als Russische agenten wil ontmaskeren
The deadly companions( Visual )

33 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English 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: revenge, lust, greed and loathing which do not mix well
Convoy by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

41 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 211 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 )

22 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 160 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 )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 86 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 inevitable--www.imdb.com
Riot in cell block 11 by Don Siegel( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 82 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 )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 81 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 76 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 69 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Ride the high country
Alternative Names
Peckinpah, David.

Peckinpah, David 1925-1984

Peckinpah, David Samuel.

Peckinpah, David Samuel 1925-1984

Peckinpah, Sam

Peckinpah, Samuel 1925-1984

Sam Peckinpach

Sam Peckinpah Amerikaans filmregisseur

Sam Peckinpah amerykański reżyser filmowy

Sam Peckinpah cineasta

Sam Peckinpah regista statunitense

Sam Peckinpah scnariste et ralisateur amricain

Sam Peckinpah US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

Σαμ Πέκινπα

Пекинпа, Сэм

Сем Пекинпо

סם פקינפה

سام پکین‌پا بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

แซม เพกคินพาห์

샘 페킨파

サム・ペキンパー

山姆畢京柏

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Straw dogsRide the high countryBring me the head of Alfredo GarciaThe Killer eliteSavage cinema : Sam Peckinpah and the rise of ultraviolent moviesIf they move-- kill 'em! : the life and times of Sam PeckinpahPeckinpah, a portrait in montage