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Mounts Hatfield
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Allifair McCoy
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Sarie McCoy
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Phamer McCoy
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Thad Wilkins
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Ellison Hatfield
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Bess McCoy
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Levisa Hatfield
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Abel Hatfield
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Peter Miles and Gigi Perreau are real life brother and sister. See more »

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Roseanna McCoy: [Directed to Hatfield kin] You heard the bad things he said of me. And now he wants to start trouble and kill my folks. All because Johnsie and me love each other.
[to Devil]
Roseanna McCoy: But that don't matter to you 'cause you don't know what it is to love anybody. You don't want him to be happy. You don't want him to be kind and good to folks. You want to make him like you are. You want hate and wickedness to go on and on 'til he's as bad and hard and cruel and miserable as you. Standin' in the way like a ...
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Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser
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The Hatfields and the McCoys
19 April 2010 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

Out picking flowers, pretty Joan Evans (as Roseanna McCoy) gets stung by not only a hornet, but also handsome Farley Granger (as Johnse Hatfield). Guess you could call it love at first bite. Of course, their feudin' families ("The Hatfields and the McCoys") are against the young duo getting hitched... The meeting of the hillbilly "Romeo and Juliet" is one of the couple's few good scenes, with Mr. Granger leaping to Ms. Evans' aid, and sucking insect poison from her arm. The original casting idea, to star Cathy O'Donnell from Granger's "They Live by Night" (1948), might have worked. Richard Basehart (as Mounts Hatfield) easily goes to the head of a strong supporting cast. Little Peter Miles (as Randall McCoy) has a memorable shooting scene. And, many of the locations, by Lee Garmes, are beautiful.

***** Roseanna McCoy (8/18/49) Irving Reis ~ Joan Evans, Farley Granger, Richard Basehart, Peter Miles


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