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After Pat Garrett kills Billy the Kid, Billy's look-alike Roy Rogers arrives and is mistaken for him. Although a murderer, Billy was on the side of the homesteaders against the large ... See full summary »
An LA Times print ad dated 9/5/1938 shows that this film had its world premiere at the Los Angeles Orpheum Theater on that date on a double bill with I'll Give a Million (1938), with a personal appearance by Roy Rogers, "Acclaimed the Screen's Greatest Find of the Year, Singing the Songs of the West ... The Songs You Love Best!"
These men claim that I'm Billy the Kid and it ain't so.
Roy Rogers: Right here's a man who knows me.
Henchman: Yeah, well who knows him?
Frog Millhouse: Well he does.
Opening card: In the history of New Mexico appears the name of "Billy the Kid" -- a bandit, who at the age of twenty had a record of twenty-one killings.
The 2004 UK Instant Vision DVD was intact. However when the film was re-released by Classic Entertainment the following year it lost 7 secs of a horse falling from a cliff into a river.