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Young Guns II (1990)

 -  Western  -  1 August 1990 (USA)
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Billy "The Kid" and his gang is wanted by the law, and when "Doc" Scurlock and Chavez are captured, Billy has to save them. They escape and set south for Mexico. "Let's hire a thief to ... See full summary »

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Billy "The Kid" and his gang is wanted by the law, and when "Doc" Scurlock and Chavez are captured, Billy has to save them. They escape and set south for Mexico. "Let's hire a thief to catch one", John S. Chisum said, so he paid Pat Garrett, one of Billy's former partners, $1000 for the killing of William H. Bonney aka Billy "The Kid". Written by Lars J. Aas <larsa@colargol.edb.tih.no>

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$44,143,410 (USA)
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A self-proclaimed joker on set, Estevez had suffered from a lot of practical jokes at his expense by Kiefer Sutherland and Lou Diamond Phillips on the set of Young Guns (1988). During the shooting of Young Guns II (1990), Estevez took his revenge on Sutherland when Sutherland was filming a scene in a bath tub. When nobody was looking, Estevez slipped a Baby Ruth candy bar into the tub, so that it slowly rose to the surface while the camera was rolling and Sutherland was doing the scene. Estevez later remarked in an interview that if a joke is done against him, he will make sure another is done in return regardless of the time in between. See more »

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Bill's horse's breast collar when the gang is running away from Garrett. See more »

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[Chavez made his horse charge down a hill by yelling "Assay!"]
Arkansas Dave Rudabaugh: How the hell'd you get him to do that, huh? And what's that mean anyway, assay, assay?
Jose Chavez Y Chavez: It's an ancient Navajo word. It means "stop."
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Composed and Conducted By Alan Silvestri
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just as fun as the original
24 March 2003 | by (san francisco california) – See all my reviews

this sequel follow up was just as fun as the first. returning emilio estevez, kiefer sutherland lou diamond phillips reprising their roles, as what they performed in the original. it was fun to see christian slater, alan ruck and balthazar getty as the new guys. william petersen does a convincing, hard edged job playing pat garrett. (patrick wayne in the first) i was surprised this film is PG-13, but, could have been close to being R to me, cause of it's sexual scene, and violence. James Coburn was also in this movie, as well as the lord of the ring's viggo mortensen. film is just as fun as the first, and has many fun action scenes throughout the entire film.


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