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3.8
432 Ratings

Ride the High Country

Directed by Sam Peckinpah
United States, 1962
Western

Synopsis

Peckinpah’s autumnal elegy for the end of the West. Steve Judd and Gil Westrum, en route to picking up a gold shipment at Coarse Gold, must carry a bride there first. Western icons Joel McCrea and Randolph Scott, in the final film for each, play former gunfighters uneasily teamed up one last time.

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Ride the High Country Directed by Sam Peckinpah

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

1963 | Nominee: Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles

National Film Preservation Board

1992 | Winner: National Film Registry

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