Billy the Kid (1941) - Rotten Tomatoes

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Billy the Kid (1941)





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The famous outlaw rides again in this fictionalized western that chronicles Billy's turn from criminal to fine upstanding citizen. The film received an Oscar nomination for its color cinematography.

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Robert Taylor
as Billy Bonney
Brian Donlevy
as Jim Sherwood
Ian Hunter
as Eric Keating
Mary Howard
as Edith Keating
Gene Lockhart
as Dan Hickey
Lon Chaney Jr
as Spike Hudson
Creighton Chaney
as Spike Hudson
Henry O'Neill
as Tim Ward
Cy Kendall
as Cass McAndrews, Sheriff
Ted Adams
as Buzz Cobb
Frank Conlan
as Judge Blake
Frank Puglia
as Pedro Gonzales
Mitchell Lewis
as Bart Hodges
Dick Curtis
as Kirby Claxton
Grant Withers
as Ed Shanahan
Joe Yule
as Milton
Earl Gunn
as Jessie Martin
Eddie Dunn
as Pat Shanahan
Carl Pitti
as Bat Smithers
Kermit Maynard
as Thad Decker
Ethel Griffies
as Mrs. Hanky
Chill Wills
as Tom Patterson
Olive Blakeney
as Mrs. Patterson
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...first time documaker [Jennifer] Venditti, with the charismatic and volatile Billy, keeps it interesting from start to finish.

January 13, 2008 | Rating: B | Full Review…

A flat fictionalized rendition of Billy the Kid, with the miscast Hollywood glamor boy Robert Taylor as the lead.

September 5, 2005 | Rating: C | Full Review…

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