Sam Peckinpah (1925–1984)

Writer | Director | Producer



  • Sam Peckinpah in The Wild Bunch (1969)
  • Kris Kristofferson and Sam Peckinpah in Convoy (1978)
  • "The Getaway," Director Sam Peckinpah 1972 Solar/Fine Art
  • "Getaway, The" Dir. Sam Peckinpah, Steve McQueen 1972 Solar / Fine Art
  • "Junior Bonner" Steve McQueen, Dir. Sam Peckinpah 1972 ABC / Booth-Gardner
  • "Junior Bonner" Steve McQueen, Dir. Sam Peckinpah 1972 ABC / Booth-Gardner

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Filmography


All Filmography

Did You Know

Trivia

Was originally offered to direct 'superman' (1978) but declined.


Quotes

[on Kris Kristofferson] I like Kris because he writes poetry and he's a fucking good man. Working with Kris on Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973) was one of the great experiences of my life.


Trademark

The lead character (or characters) in most of his films live by a code of conduct or honor that proves to be obsolete in the face of changing times.


Nickname

Mad Sam


Star Sign

Pisces

Personal Details

Born

David Edward Samuel Ernest Peckinpah Jr.

Fresno, California, USA

Died

(age 59)
Inglewood, California, USA


Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)

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