R | | Action, Western
A group of young gunmen, led by Billy the Kid, become deputies to avenge the murder of the rancher who became their benefactor. But when Billy takes their authority too far, they become the hunted.
When Billy has Doc write a letter to the Governor, Emilio Estevez wanted to make it look like he was making the speech off the top of his head, so the crew made a cue card for him to read. His eyes move while he is reciting the speech.
I'm not leaving my house.
William H. Bonney: Alex, if you stay they're gonna kill you. And then I'm gonna have to to go around and kill all the guys who killed you. That's a lot of killing.
At Tunstall's burial, Richard holds a Bible and reads "in so much as it pleaseth Almighty God..." The funeral rite is in the Book of Common Prayer, not the Bible.
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