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An aging Pat Garrett is hired as a lawman on behalf of a group of wealthy New Mexico cattle barons--his sole purpose being to bring down his old friend Billy the Kid.

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Directed by

Sam Peckinpah

Written by

Rudy Wurlitzer (Screenplay)

Runtime

106 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Best of enemies. Deadliest of friends.

Cast

Keywords

breast gore sheriff gun battle aging billy the kid pat garrett old friends manhunt lawlessness flogging

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