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Ride The High... Randolph Scott and Joel McCrea star in Sam Peckinpah's masterful "Ride the High... more info $5.99was $19.98 Buy Now

Sam... This 4-disc collection of classic Westerns from revered director Sam Peckinpah... more info $59.98was $59.98 Buy Now

Pat Garrett &... One of Sam Peckinpah's most understated films, "Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid"... more info $12.99was $19.98 Buy Now

4 Film... The 2-disc Classic Westerns Collector's Set includes four must-see movies from... more info $9.99was $9.99 Buy Now

The Wild... The Original Director's CutBy any standard, director Sam Peckinpah's film The... more info $5.99was $14.98 Buy Now

Straw Dogs... How far does a man have to be pushed before he snaps? Dustin Hoffman shows you... more info $14.98was $14.98 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died: December 28, 1984
Born: February 21, 1925 Cause of Death: series of heart attacks
Birth Place: Fresno, California, USA Profession: Director ...


grandfather: Denver Samuel Church. Lawyer. Maternal; became District Attorney of Fresno County, then Congressman and finally Superior Court judge.
father: David Samuel Peckinpah. Cowboy, lawyer. Worked on Church ranch in 1914; founded Fresno Humane Society; became Superior Court judge.
mother: Fern Peckinpah.
brother: Denver Peckinpah. Born in September 1916; became Superior Court judge.
sister: Fern Natalie Peckinpah. Born in 1931.
daughter: Sharon Peckinpah. Born in July 1949; mother Marie Selland.
daughter: Kristin Peckinpah. Born in November 1953; mother Marie Selland.
son: Matthew Peckinpah. Born in 1962; mother Marie Selland; appeared in several of father's films.
daughter: Lupita Peckinpah. Mother, Begonia Palacios.
nephew: David Peckinpah. Producer, screenwriter, director. Born in 1951.

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