The legendary Steve McQueen and director Sam Peckinpah talking behind the scenes on the set of The Getaway. circa Feb 1972
While filming in San Marcos, actor James Garner visited the location. Due to a shortage of stunt drivers, he drove an orange Volkswagen Bug during a car chase scene following the bank robbery. He was paid a standard stuntman salary of $25.
This rare candid is taken from an original slide which is part of my huge Steve McQueen collection. I showed it to Marshall Terrill who is producing a new retrospective photo book on McQueen.