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Peckinpah, Sam 1925-1984

Works: 483 works in 1,941 publications in 10 languages and 28,119 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  History  Horror films  Action and adventure films  Biography  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
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( Visual )

144 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,547 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 )

129 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,405 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 savagery and violence
Ride the high country by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

48 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,061 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 )

87 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,012 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 )

68 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

50 editions published between 1964 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 650 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 )

48 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 648 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
The ballad of Cable Hogue by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

28 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 630 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 )

5 editions published between 1956 and 2002 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

46 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 486 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 )

32 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 475 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 )

59 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 337 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 )

47 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 265 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
The deadly companions by Direct Source Special Products Inc( Visual )

42 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 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 2014 in 5 languages and held by 181 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 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The train robbers: Mrs. Lowe is a beautiful widow who wants to clear her family's name by finding and returning the gold her husband stole. Three cowboy buddies sign on to help her. But where there's gold, there's sure to be trouble
Villa rides( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 106 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( Visual )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 98 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
Turner classic movies greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chisum: Cattle baron John Chisum joins forces with Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett to fight the Lincoln County land
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Ride the high country
Straw dogsRide the high countryBring me the head of Alfredo GarciaThe Killer eliteGreatest classic films collectionDoing it right : the best criticism on Sam Peckinpah's The wild bunchSavage cinema : Sam Peckinpah and the rise of ultraviolent movies
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

Sam Peckinpach

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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

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샘 페킨파

페킨파, 샘 1925-1984


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