The St. Louis Public Library and Cinema St. Louis presents the Golden Anniversaries film series focusing on films released in 1969. Each film will be paired with a speaker to discuss the context in which the work was created and the cultural impact of the film.
This Saturday we will be screening The Wild Bunch with a discussion following the film with W.K. Stratton author of The Wild Bunch: Sam Peckinpah, a Revolution in Hollywood, and the Making of a Legendary Film.
Outlaws on the U.S.-Mexican border face the march of progress, the Mexican army and a gang of bounty hunters led by a former member as they plan to rob a U.S. Army train.