getaway, mcqueen & mcgraw

Writer Jim Thompson was originally hired to adapt his own novel for the movie. Thompson worked on the screenplay for four months and produced a prose treatment, a first draft, and alternate scenes and episodes. Thompson's script included the original borderline-surrealistic ending of the novel featuring the kingdom of El Rey.


Budget

Estimated

$ 3.000.000

Props

Director: Sam Peckinpah

  • Runtime 122 min
  • Length 3.102 m
  • Format 35 mm
  • Sound Mono

Gross

USA

$ 35.000.000