The Wild Bunch Movie Review Summary

Actors: William Holden,Ernest Borgnine,Strother Martin,Ben Johnson,Warren Oates, Dub Taylor, Robert Ryan.

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In the twilight of the American West, an aging band of outlaws set out to do one last job and then quit. Pike Bishop leads the group, walks into an ambush waiting for them during a robbery. They are pursued by Pike's former comrade,Deke, who gets out of prison if he hunts down the gang. They move into Mexico and go to work stealing guns for a corrupt Mexican General. The shoot-out between the Bunch and the General's army is extremely intense.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 30%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 60%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 10% Time/Era of Movie:    -   16th-19th century Western    -   Yes Crime & Police Story?    -   Yes Kind of western:    -   hunting down outlaws If this is a criminal POV story...    -   criminals killing each other    -   bad criminals on the run

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   criminal Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


The Americas (not US):    -   Yes The Americas:    -   Mexico Desert?    -   Yes Small town?    -   Yes Misc setting    -   moving train    -   fort/military installation    -   building

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately messy visuals of dead Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes Kind of violence:    -   hand to hand    -   guns Unusual forms of death    -   perforation--bullets Any profanity?    -   Some foul language Lot of special effects?    -   Yes

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