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Sam Peckinpah

Director, Actor

Deadly Companions, TheDeadly Companions, The (1961)
Dir. Sam Peckinpah
Feat. Brian Keith, Maureen O'Hara, Steve Cochran
Sam Peckinpah's debut film is a typically unorthodox western, that while uneven reveals the quirky characters and emotive nostalgia of his later…
Ride the High CountryRide the High Country (1962) Recommended
Dir. Sam Peckinpah
Feat. Randolph Scott, Joel McCrea
Perhaps the last hoorah of a great western tradition, directed with supreme artistry by Sam Peckinpah. Scott and McCrea play retiring lawmen who…
Major DundeeMajor Dundee (1965)
Dir. Sam Peckinpah
Feat. Charlton Heston, Richard Harris, Dana (Jim) Hutton
Important homage–critique of the Western from dir. Peckinpah, with Heston playing a misanthropic prison warden who pursues a murderous Apache…
Wild Bunch, TheWild Bunch, The (1969) Aro Favourite
Dir. Sam Peckinpah
Feat. William Holden, Ernest Borgnine, Robert Ryan
Sam Peckinpah's uncompromising Western bloodbath with William Holden and Ernest Borgnine leading the famous band of unruly marauders. Astonishing in…
Ballad of Cable Hogue, TheBallad of Cable Hogue, The (1970)
Dir. Sam Peckinpah
Feat. Jason Robards Jr., Stella Stevens
A lyrical Western in which Jason Robards plays an endearing, lone gold propector who develops an oasis in a remote part of the old west. His…
Straw DogsStraw Dogs (1971) Aro Favourite
Dir. Sam Peckinpah
Feat. Dustin Hoffman, Susan George
With dir. Sam Peckinpah in top form, this powerful study of male territorial instincts pushed out the boundaries of movie violence in the…
Junior BonnerJunior Bonner (1972)
Dir. Sam Peckinpah
Feat. Steve McQueen, Robert Preston, Ida Lupino
Rodeo–rider Steve McQueen is on the end of a losing streak when he revisits his hometown, and a last chance at a new life. Filled with amiable…
Getaway, TheGetaway, The (1972) Recommended
Dir. Sam Peckinpah
Feat. Steve McQueen, Ali MacGraw
Husband–and–wife crime team Steve McQueen and Ali MacGraw have a nightmare of a time escaping to Mexico after a botched bank robbery. …
Pat Garrett and Billy the KidPat Garrett and Billy the Kid (1973)
Dir. Sam Peckinpah
Feat. James Coburn, Kris Kristofferson, Bob Dylan
Restored version fully realises the director's vision of events surrounding Sherriff Garrett's pursuit of the legendary outlaw. A strange brew of…
Bring Me the Head of Alfredo GarciaBring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974) Recommended
Dir. Sam Peckinpah
Feat. Warren Oates, Kris Kristofferson, Gig Young
One of the director's best, a modern–day western set in Mexico, with wash–out gringo Warren Oates questing for the bounty–prize…

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