Epic Western oozes violence, controversy and good old-fashioned grit
Set on the Tex-Mex border, Sam Peckinpah's 1969 Western was notorious for its graphic, unflinching violence. We're a less shockable lot these days, but The Wild Bunch remains highly compelling thanks to its cinematography and epic opening sequence. With a 98% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes, modern audiences remain captivated by this unsettling film that will leave you squirming. Bring a friend to hold on to. General admission.
"It's a towering achievement that grows more riveting and resonant with the years."