Sam Peckinpah's Good, Bad and Ugly!

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Sam Peckinpah's Good, Bad and Ugly!

Postby Gabriel Girard » Wed Aug 15, 2012 5:42 am

This is gonna get bloody.
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Re: Sam Peckinpah's Good, Bad and Ugly!

Postby cdouglas » Wed Aug 15, 2012 6:39 am

Good: Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia - Maybe not as objectively great as The Wild Bunch, but this is the Peckinpah flick which lingers with me the most (with the possible exception of Straw Dogs). Peckinpah's last truly great film.

Bad: The Getaway - It's honestly pretty sloppy and the pacing is all over the place, but I'm willing to forgive it's many flaws just for that final ten-minute stretch with Slim Pickens.

Ugly: Convoy - As movies based on country songs go, at least it's better than Harper Valley P.T.A.
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Re: Sam Peckinpah's Good, Bad and Ugly!

Postby mavrach » Wed Aug 15, 2012 8:10 am

Good: Straw Dogs - This is a little personal but I don't think I've seen a movie character as close to myself as Dustin Hoffman's character here.

Bad: The Ostereman Weekend <<ducks>> - I was having a blast until that twist.

Ugly: Maybe The Getaway but that was still ok.
+1. this is very interesting.
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Re: Sam Peckinpah's Good, Bad and Ugly!

Postby Mitchell Hattaway » Thu Aug 16, 2012 10:30 am

Good: The Wild Bunch

Bad: Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid

Ugly: Convoy
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