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The movie potrays similarities as to Billy the Kid's life. Willis father beats him witch inspires him to leave. Billy although never knew his father was Beaton by a bully Frank Cahill and was killed by Billy who brought his life to violence and crime Will is Billy the Kid Les is Charlie Bowdre Todd is Tom Ofolliard Spikes is Pat Garrett Tod is killed first like Tom Les second Then Will lastly Will meets his doom with Spikes in a room where they battle it off. Where the difference between real and fake Billy died and Pat was later killed by a kid twenty years later. Will and Spikes died the night they fought each other