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Billy the Kid (1941)

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94 min | Biography, Drama, Western

In 1880 New Mexico, during a feud between cattle growers, former childhood friends Billy the Kid and Jim Sherwood end-up working for opposite sides.
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Writers
Gene Fowler (screenplay) | Howard Emmett Rogers (story) | Bradbury Foote (story) | Walter Noble Burns (suggested by the book "The Saga of Billy the Kid" by)
Composer
David Snell (musical score)
Editor
Robert Kern (as Robert J. Kern)
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$1,411,000
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Release date
May 30, 1941 (United States)

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Robert Taylor
Billy Bonney Billy Bonney   See fewer
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Brian Donlevy
Jim Sherwood Jim Sherwood   See fewer
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Ian Hunter
Eric Keating Eric Keating   See fewer
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Mary Howard
Edith Keating Edith Keating   See fewer
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Gene Lockhart
Dan Hickey Dan Hickey   See fewer
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Lon Chaney Jr.
'Spike' Hudson 'Spike' Hudson   See fewer
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Henry O'Neill
Tim Ward Tim Ward   See fewer
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Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams
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Cy Kendall
Cass McAndrews - Sheriff Cass McAndrews - Sheriff   See fewer
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Ted Adams
'Buz' Cobb 'Buz' Cobb   See fewer
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Frank Conlan
Judge Blake Judge Blake   See fewer
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Frank Puglia
Pedro Gonzales Pedro Gonzales   See fewer
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Mitchell Lewis
Bart Hodges Bart Hodges   See fewer
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Dick Curtis
Kirby Claxton Kirby Claxton   See fewer
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Grant Withers
Ed Shanahan Ed Shanahan   See fewer
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Joe Yule
Milton Milton   See fewer
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Earl Gunn
Jesse Martin Jesse Martin   See fewer
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Eddie Dunn
Pat Shanahan Pat Shanahan   See fewer
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Carl Pitti
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Kermit Maynard
Thad Decker Thad Decker   See fewer
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Ethel Griffies
Mrs. Hanky Mrs. Hanky   See fewer
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Chill Wills
Tom Patterson Tom Patterson   See fewer
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Olive Blakeney
Mrs. Patterson Mrs. Patterson   See fewer
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Ed Brady
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George Chesebro
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Ruth Pickard Colwell
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Mario Costa
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Jules Cowles
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Connie Gilchrist
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Frank Hagney
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Lew Harvey
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Arthur Housman
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Jack King
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Priscilla Lawson
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Tom London
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Buck Mack
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Monte Montague
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Obed 'Bubb' Pickard Jr.
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James Pickard
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Leila May Pickard
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Ben Pitti
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John Raitt
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Ann Pickard Rhea
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Ray Teal
Sammy Axel (uncredited) Sammy Axel (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Tenbrook
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Slim Whitaker
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5.7 / 10 | 813 votes