"Young Guns", billed as a brat-pack
Western, did very little initially at the box office. But it must have
been popular enough for a sequel.
Emilio Estevez, cast as Billy the Kid,
gives a lively and humorous performance as the street thief, taken in
and turned around by the kind farmer, John Tunstall (Terence Stamp).
When local-thug, Murphy (Jack Palance)
murders his employer, Billy and his fellow employees/brothers take the
law into their own hands, seeking revenge on Murphy.
A stunning ensemble cast includes Lou Diamond
Philips, Kiefer Sutherland, Dermot Mulroney, Casey Seimasko, Brian
Keith, Terry O'Quinn and Charlie Sheen.
Directed by Christopher Cain; and based on
the real life trials and tribulations of William H.Bonney and the