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Peckinpah Box Set **DETAILS**

Mon Oct 10, 2005 3:56 pm

Warner has officially announced The Sam Peckinpah Legendary Westerns Collection, which will street on 1/10. Here's what it will contain:

The Wild Bunch-2-Disc SE (anamorphic for the first time)
Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid-2-Disc SE (restored and recut "to the late director's original intention")
Ride the High Country w/ related commentary and presumably other extras
The Ballad of Cable Hogue w/ related commentary
Several documentaries

Tom
Last edited by Tom in North Carolina on Fri Oct 14, 2005 4:41 pm, edited 1 time in total.

Re: Peckinpah Box Set

Mon Oct 10, 2005 4:03 pm

Tom in North Carolina wrote:Warner has officially announced The Sam Peckinpah Legendary Westerns Collection, which will street on 1/10. Here's what it will contain:

The Wild Bunch-2-Disc SE (anamorphic for the first time)
Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid-2-Disc SE (restored and recut "to the late director's original intention")
Ride the High Country w/ related commentary and presumably other extras
The Ballad of Cable Hogue w/ related commentary
Several documentaries

Tom


Now, that is what I call good news on a Monday! :lol: :lol: :lol:

Br
Kristian

Mon Oct 10, 2005 4:06 pm

Yeah, it hurt to sit on this one for a while.

Tom

Mon Oct 10, 2005 6:21 pm

The Wild Bunch-2-Disc SE
Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid 2 disc SE

Has been on the go for a while over here (on coming out i mean),but the box set,well that far better news.

About time the studios made amens on this mans great film work.

Thanks Tom.

Mon Oct 10, 2005 6:56 pm

Woo-hoo!

Thanx, Tom.

Mon Oct 10, 2005 7:32 pm

Pike,

I knew you, of all people, would love this news.

Tom

Mon Oct 10, 2005 9:28 pm

Great news!!!

My favorite film is The Getaway though.

Fri Oct 14, 2005 4:40 pm

From Wire reports:

On January 10, 2005, Warner Brothers Home Entertainment will release a new box set for one of Hollywood's most legendary directors - Sam Peckinpah's Legendary Western Collection.

The collection will feature a new 2-disc Special Edition of the classic The Wild Bunch, as well as first time DVD releases of The Ballad of Cable Hogue, Ride the High Country, and a 2-disc Special Edition of Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid.

The 6-disc box set will retail at $59.92, the 2-disc editions at $26.99 and the 1-disc films at $19.97. You can find all the specs below.

The Wild Bunch: 2-disc Special Edition:
Director's Cut Version of the Film
All-New Digital Video Transfer
Audio Commentary by Peckinpah Biographers/Documentarians Nick Redman, Paul Seydor, Garner Simmons and David Weddle
"Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade" Documentary (biography on legendary director, narrated by Kris Kristofferson)
"The Wild Bunch: An Album in Montage" Documentary
"A Simple Adventure Story: Sam Peckinpah, Mexico and The Wild Bunch" Documentary
Additional Scenes
Never Before Seen Outtakes
Peckinpah Trailer Gallery

Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid: 2-disc Special Edition:
Newly Edited 2005 Special Edition of the Film (115 Minutes, re-edited based on director's notes and colleague imput)
Original 1988 Turner Preview Version (122 Minutes)
Audio Commentaries by Peckinpah Biographers/Documentarians Nick Redman (also SE's Producer), Paul Seydor (also SE's Supervising Editor), Garner Simmons and David Weddle
"One Foot in the Groove: Remembering Sam Peckinpah and Other Things" Featurette
"Deconstructing Pat and Billy" Featurette
"One for the Money: Sam's Song" Featurette
Peckinpah Trailer Gallery

The Ballad of Cable Hogue:
Audio Commentary by Peckinpah Biographers/Documentarians Nick Redman, Paul Seydor, Garner Simmons and David Weddle
"The Ladiest Damn'd Lady with Stella Stevens" Featurette
Peckinpah Trailer Gallery

Ride the High Country:
Audio Commentary by Peckinpah Biographers/Documentarians Nick Redman, Paul Seydor, Garner Simmons and David Weddle
"A Justified Life: Sam Peckinpah and the Hogue Country" Documentary
Peckinpah Trailer Gallery


Tom