P445 ORACLE 445 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2041:00 SBECTEL     FILM  REVIEW  The Wild Bunch The Wild Bunch escape from the ambush by shooting their way out through a ——jl of gunfire only to find that the bags of money they have stolen contain worthless metal washers. Annoyed that they were duped and at the loss of men, they flee to Mexico where they meet a group of ruthless Mexican revolutionaries. Amidst plenty of tequila drinking and womanising, a bargain is struck.  Next Feature Kids On S4C 4-T Facts
P445 ORACLE 445 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2030:10 SBECTEL     FILM  REVIEW  The Wild Bunch 1969 c Duration 155 mins S4C Sunday at 11.20pm Sam Peckinpah's classic Western is now rightly regarded as a landmark of the genre and possibly his most potent film. Set in 1913, the film takes place at a time when the old-style outlaw gangs were becoming a thing of the past. But the eponymous Wild Bunch, led by William Holden, appear to be far from extinct...  Next Feature Kids On S4C 4-T Facts
P445 ORACLE 445 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2040:00 SBECTEL     FILM  REVIEW  The Wild Bunch The film opens with a Temperence meeting taking place in a Texan border town. But the opening has sinister overtones. A group of men on horseback ride past - The Wild Bunch are in town. They plan to rob the railroad office, but are ambushed by William Holden's former partner, Robert Ryan, now in the employ of venal railroad boss Albert Dekker.  Next Feature Kids On S4C 4-T Facts
P445 ORACLE 445 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2051:00 SBECTEL     FILM  REVIEW  The Wild Bunch When it was released in 1969, The Wild Bunch polarized critical opinion more so than any other film since Bonnie and Clyde two years previously. The reason? Its unflinchingly graphic violence which by today's standards is barely worth noting. Although the film set a fashion for blood spurting violence in Westerns, it is an undeniably stylish, thoughtful and in places very exciting film. The Wild Bunch is on Sunday at 11.20am  Next Feature Kids On S4C 4-T Facts
P445 ORACLE 445 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2041:00 SBECTEL     FILM  REVIEW  The Wild Bunch The Wild Bunch make a deal with drunken Eljlio Fernandez to rob an army munitions train. But that is not the only problem for Holden and his gang. Knowing that Ryan and his group of bounty hunters will have anticipated this venture, Holden has to try and outwit them as well as rob the train. The Wild Bunch find themselves trapped between the forces of the distrustful Fernandez and Ryan and his men...  Next Feature Kids On S4C 4-T Facts