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Peckinpah

the Western films : a reconsideration

by Paul Seydor

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Peckinpah, Sam, 1925-1984 -- Criticism and interpretation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Seydor ; foreword by David Weddle.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1998.3.P43 S48 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 410 p. :
    Number of Pages410
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL968050M
    ISBN 100252022688
    LC Control Number96004521

    Produced by Daniel Melnick, who had previously worked with Peckinpah on his television film Noon Wine, the screenplay began from Gordon Williams' novel The Siege of Trencher's Farm, with Peckinpah saying "David Goodman and I sat down and tried to make something of validity out of this rotten book. We universityofthephoenix.com by: Jerry Fielding. Mar 06,  · Sam Peckinpah’s The Wild Bunch is the subject of a new book by W.K. Stratton, aptly titled The Wild Bunch: Sam Peckinpah, A Revolution in Hollywood, and the Making of a Legendary Film.. I have yet to read this intriguing tome but, from individuals who’s opinions I trust, I’ve heard nothing but good things about it.

    Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid is a American revisionist western drama film directed by Sam Peckinpah, written by Rudy Wurlitzer, and starring James Coburn, Kris Kristofferson, Richard Jaeckel, Katy Jurado, Chill Wills, Barry Sullivan, Jason Robards and Bob universityofthephoenix.com film is about an aging Pat Garrett (Coburn), hired as a lawman by a group of wealthy New Mexico cattle barons to bring down Produced by: Gordon Carroll. Cross of Iron (German: Steiner – Das Eiserne Kreuz, lit."Steiner – The Iron Cross") is a war film directed by Sam Peckinpah, featuring James Coburn, Maximilian Schell, James Mason and David universityofthephoenix.com on the Eastern Front in World War II during the Soviets' Caucasus operations against the German Kuban bridgehead on the Taman Peninsula in late , the film focuses on the class Music by: Ernest Gold.

    Normal0falsefalsefalseEN-USX-NONEX-NONE Written exclusively for this collection by today’s leading Peckinpah critics, the nine essays in Peckinpah Today explore the body of work of one of America’s most important filmmakers, revealing new insights into his artistic process and the development of his lasting themes. Edited by Michael Bliss, this book provides groundbreaking criticism of. Sam Peckinpah's The Wild Bunch is one of the most influential films in American cinema. The intensity of its violence was unprecedented, while the director's use of multiple cameras, montage editing, and slow motion quickly became the normative style for rendering screen violence. Demonstrating to filmmakers the power of irony as a narrative voice and its effectiveness as a tool for exploring.


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One of the best books chronicling this ultimate Hollywood "outlaw" is this one, "Peckinpah: A Portrait In Montage" by Garner Simmons, who, as a student at Northwestern University inmet the director of such classic but disturbingly violent films as THE WILD BUNCH and STRAW DOGS, and was shanghaied into portraying one of the guards of Emilio Fernandez in the director's truly bleak and Cited by: 5.

Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. The Authentic Death and Contentious Afterlife of Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid: The Untold Story of Peckinpah's Last Western Film. Harlan Wilson's latest romp of a book, Peckinpah: An Ultravoilent Romance, proves that Wilson is either a genius or a madman, in all likelihood a crazed ALAN MOORE, author of Watchmen, V for Vendetta, From Hell and The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen4/5.

Mar 01,  · The book that re-established Peckinpah/5(4). If They Move Kill 'Em!: The Life and TImes of Sam Peckinpah [David Weddle] on universityofthephoenix.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The only major biography of Sam Peckinpah in print, David Weddle's If They Move Kill 'Em. tells the wild story of Peckinpah's life with novelistic verve and does justice to one of the most important bodies of work in American universityofthephoenix.com by: 7.

Sep 01,  · The author also maintains that despite the filmmaker's image as a "hard-drinking, hard-living maverick," Peckinpah was "a sensitive and poetic soul who tried to hide that side from the world."p. xiii The book supports these points, but the narrative is marred by blocks of meandering commentary from family, friends and colleagues of Peckinpah.4/5(6).

Sam Peckinpah book. Read 17 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A biography of the director of films such as The Wild Bunch, Pat G /5(17). Feb 26,  · “The end of the picture was just about the oldest chestnut in the book, to Peckinpah’s thinking,” writes Stratton. “That was what appealed to him about it.” Peckinpah wanted to know what.

A highly readable assemblage of various stories about the making of one of the greatest Westerns - one of the greatest films - ever made, this book owes a deep debt to earlier books about Peckinpah. (The author, at the beginning of his acknowledgements, makes clear his dependence on Peckinpah scholars like Paul Seydor, who, along with others, happily provided assistance to Stratton.)/5.

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Learn universityofthephoenix.coms: 1. Sam Peckinpah (), an accomplished writer and director of television westerns, did not attract media attention until the release of his second feature-length film, the award-winning Ride the High universityofthephoenix.compah revealed in early interviews his deep knowledge of film history, an uncompromising aesthetic, and an intolerance for any crew members who did not share/5.

Feb 12,  · “Sam Peckinpah's classic western is lovingly picked over in this obsessive treatment of its making and reception.” – New York Times Book Review, in New & Noteworthy “Insightful and engaging, Stratton's book will hold the attention of even those who despise the movie.”.

This is a list of books and essays about Sam Peckinpah. the an American film director and screenwriter. List. Hayes, Kevin J. Sam Peckinpah: universityofthephoenix.com Press of Mississippi.

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Publish your book with B&universityofthephoenix.com: D. Harlan Wilson. Aug 10,  · “A richly entertaining book. Sam Peckinpah is a director who needs adversity to get the juices flowing. Fortified by booze and shots of vitamin B12, [he] rides the whirlwind firing the incompetents beneath him, baiting the ones over him and bullying and testing and goading the rest Brand: Equuleus Productions, Inc.

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(Limelight). "Sam Peckinpah is, by his own admission and that of almost everyone else in this richly entertaining book, a director who needs adversity to get the juices flowing. As shooting goes on, complications multiply and tensions increase.

The wild man, fortified by booze and shots of Brand: Limelight Editions. Peckinpah: The Western Films first appeared inwhen the director's reputation was at low ebb.

The book helped lead a generation of readers and filmgoers to a full and enduring appreciation of. Peckinpah: The Western Films first appeared inwhen the director's reputation was at low ebb. The book helped lead a generation of readers and filmgoers to a full and enduring appreciation of Peckinpah's landmark films, locating his work in the central tradition of American art that goes all the way back to Emerson, Hawthorne, and Melville.5/5(1).

Dec 28,  · Sam Peckinpah's The Wild Bunch is one of the most influential films in American cinema. The intensity of its violence was unprecedented, while the director's use of multiple cameras, montage editing, and slow motion quickly became the normative style for rendering screen violence.

This volume Brand: Cambridge University Press. Feb 12,  · How ‘Wild Bunch’ director Sam Peckinpah made one of cinema’s great Westerns. reading W.K. Stratton’s fine book after watching “The Wild Bunch” can make for a rich aesthetic feast.Strand Book Store, New York City booklovers treasure trove - home to 18 miles of books.

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