qThis text is the first theoretical and critical attempt to place Peckinpah within the 2, 000-year-old tradition of western tragedy. This tragic tradition is represented in Peckinpah's art in numerous ways. Films covered include Ride the High Country, Noon Wine, The Wild Bunch, Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid, and Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garciaq--Provided by publisher.Seydora#39;s remarks are part of the overvoice commentary on his 2005 Special Edition of Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid. ... and Billy the Kid with John Forda#39;s Stagecoach, a film in which the hero and heroine happily escape to Mexico at the conclusion. ... Perhaps Peckinpah, always aware of the biblical dimensions of his films, intended a more foreboding allusion to the apale horsea of death in the Book of theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Peckinpah's Tragic Westerns|
|Author||:||John L. Simons, Robert Merrill|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2011-02-08|