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Peckinpah, Sam 1925-1984

Overview
Works: 385 works in 1,795 publications in 12 languages and 26,921 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Horror films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Crime films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Actor, Producer, Author, Restager, Scenarist, Performer, Film editor, fmd, Other, Conceptor, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( visu )
160 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,655 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( visu )
103 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,331 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( visu )
48 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,061 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( visu )
98 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 990 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( visu )
89 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 886 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( visu )
32 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 630 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( visu )
47 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 611 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( visu )
52 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 566 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( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
"This is a thoroughly satisfying, influential and still very scary science fiction/horror story about small town residents who are being replaced by inert duplicates hatched from alien 'pods'. Though Invasion of the Body Snatchers was filmed on a very small budget, it was delivered with subtlety and intelligence in every department."--Container
Cross of iron by Sam Peckinpah( visu )
54 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 485 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."
Bring me the head of Alfredo Garcia by Sam Peckinpah( visu )
32 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 450 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( visu )
57 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 289 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( visu )
49 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 262 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( visu )
38 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and held by 227 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
The Killer elite by Sam Peckinpah( visu )
30 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 170 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 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
McCabe & Mrs. Miller: John McCabe arrives in a young Pacific Northwest town to set up a whorehouse/tavern. Mrs. Miller, a professional madam, arrives soon after and offers to use her experience to help run the business, while sharing in the profits. The whorehouse thrives and mining deposits in the town attract a major corporation that wants to buy out McCabe. He refuses, and his decision has major repercussions for Mrs. Miller, the town, and him
Turner classic movies greatest classic films collection ( visu )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 107 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
Villa rides ( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
A look at Pancho Villa and his role in the Mexican Revolution
Classic westerns collector's set ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Four western films on one DVD
Riot in cell block 11 by Don Siegel( visu )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 96 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
 
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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 americký režisér
Sam Peckinpah Amerikaans filmregisseur
Sam Peckinpah amerykański reżyser filmowy
Sam Peckinpah cineasta
Sam Peckinpah pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat
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
סם פקינפה שחקן אמריקאי
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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