Bring Me The Head Of Alfredo Garcia DIRECTOR Sam Peckinpah and actor Warren Oates attempt to out-grizzle each other in this bloodthirsty1974 thriller about an American bartender who goes on a disastrous road trip through the Mexican underworld in order to decapitate a dead body and collect the $1m for doing so.
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THOAG stands for The Head of Alfredo Garcia (blog)
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Just consider this partial list of titles: Ride the High Country (1962), The Shooting and In the Heat of the Night (both 1967), The Wild Bunch (1969), Two-Lane Blacktop (1971), Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974), The Brink's Job (1978), and Stripes (1981) -- everything from early Peckinpah to Saturday Night Live-type comedy.
BRING ME THE HEAD OF ALFREDO GARCIA (18, 112 mins) Re-release of Sam Peckinpah's 1974 thriller, co-scripted by Frank Kowlaski, which was lambasted by critics on its original release.
Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia - (Warren Oates) 9:45 p.
Byline: David Kronke ``Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade'' (The Westerns Channel; 8 tonight) In a nutshell: Documentary on the man's-man filmmaker who gave the world ``The Wild Bunch'' and ``Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia.
It reminds me of a Sam Peckinpah like Bring Me The Head of Alfredo Garcia.
BRING ME THE HEAD OF ALFREDO GARCIA (18, 112 mins) RE-RELEASE of Sam Peckinpah's 1974 thriller, co-scripted by Frank Kowlaski, which was lambasted by critics on its original release.
Shades of Peckinpah's great Bring Me The Head Of Alfredo Garcia in this dark, sombre tale of honour, friendship and revenge, superbly shot by Chris Menges.