1960s, 3.5/4, Review, Sam Peckinpah, Western

The Wild Bunch

#4 in my ranking of Sam Peckinpah's filmography. Peckinpah met great success with "Noon Wine", his television film starring Jason Robards and Olivia de Havilland, and he was able to secure funding for his grand, revisionist western, The Wild Bunch. John Wayne saw this and bemoaned the death of the myth of the Old West.… Continue reading The Wild Bunch