The first two pictures refer to my May 5, 2006 Guardian
article: "A Bullet in the Back"
Peckinpah pretends to be a drunkard, helped by his crew.
(On the set of PAT GARRETT & BILLY THE KID, 1972)
So they did meet!
Peckinpah, cinematographer Giuseppe Rotunno, Sergio
Leone and Monte Hellman
(On the set of CHINA 9, LIBERTY 37, 1978)
The Great Helmsman
(Sam's sailboat was named the Valium)
Claudia & Sam, in Durango
Production Meeting, BRING ME THE HEAD OF ALFREDO GARCIA
Leo de C in Peckinpah's dog-themed remake of EMPEROR OF THE NORTH