The Law vs. Billy the Kid Poster

Release Date: 1954

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 13 min

Plot Summary
After riding into New Mexico, William Bonney (Scott Brady) and Pat Garrett (James Griffith) are hired by rancher John Tunstall (Paul Cavanagh). Bonney's hard work wins Tunstall over, but his romance with the old man's niece makes foreman Bob Ollinger (Alan Hale Jr.) jealous. Learning of Bonney's criminal past, Ollinger leads a posse against him that kills Tunstall instead. Bonney vows to avenge his boss' death, and his ensuing killing spree earns him the nickname "Billy the Kid."

Cast: Scott Brady, Betta St. John, James Griffith, Alan Hale Jr., Paul Cavanagh, William "Bill" Phillips

Director: William Castle

Genres: Western

Production Co: Columbia Pictures Corporation

Keywords: Hotel, Murder, Melodramatic, Fall, Friendship, Pursuit, Brooding