TV Series | TV-MA | | Crime, Drama, History
A show set in the late 1800s, revolving around the characters of Deadwood, South Dakota; a town of deep corruption and crime.
According to Robin Weigert, when she was shooting a scene between Calamity Jane and Alma Garrett (played by Molly Parker) series creator David Milch commented that it was if a character from Mark Twain met a character from Henry James, and the two were forced to have a conversation.
What's your name, it's Jack, ain't it?
Jack McCall: Yes, sir! You buy me a drink, I'll make my mark.
Al Swearengen: Stick around camp, Jack - I'll make mine for you.
Jack McCall: What in the hell is that supposed to mean?
Al Swearengen: Means there's a horse waiting for you outside you'll want to get on ...
At one point, Starr tells Bullock: "Your fly is down". In 1876, trousers had buttons, not zippers. Bullock's fly would have been "open" or "closed", not "up" or "down".
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