The Deadly Companions (1961)
Sam Peckinpah’s first feature film tells the story of an veteran Civil War Yankee officer Yellowleg (Brian Keith) who saves the cheater Turk (Chill Wills) in a card game, and together with the gunslinger Billy Keplinger (Steve Cochran), they ride to Gila City with the intention of heisting a bank.
Director: Sam Peckinpah
Producer: Charles B. Fitzsimons
Production Company: Carousel Productions
Audio/Visual: sound, color