Ol' Pat... Sheriff Pat Garrett. Sold out to the Santa Fe ring. How does it feel?
Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid is directed by Sam Peckinpah and written by Rudy Wurlitzer. It stars James Coburn, Kris Kristofferson, Bob Dylan, Slim Pickens, Katy Jurado, Chill Wills and Barry Sullivan. Music is scored by Bob Dylan and cinematography by John Coquillon.
One time they were friends, cohorts in crime, but now Pat Garrett is the law and his objective is to bring down Billy the Kid.
It seems to be an absolute when writing about a Sam Peckinpah film that it was plagued by studio interference. Pat... read the rest.