Tag: Ride the High Country

Western Movie Essay - The Ballad of Cable Hogue

The Western Enters the 70s – Part 1: Sam Peckinpah’s Lonely Cowboy

“With his concern for the outsider, and his reorienting of the West’s perception in the American mind, Peckinpah helped to birth the Acid Western.”

A Lonely Breed: Sam Peckinpah’s Modern West(ern)

“Whenever they exist, wherever they roam, with this continuation of personality and principle, it is often as if Peckinpah’s characters were simply picked up from the past and dropped into another time, a time where the Western — and western — spirit remains.”