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After his father is shot for refusing to sell the deed to his land in Paradise Valley to an evil coal-mining magnate, Daniel Hackett (Stahl) goes on the run trying to keep the deed from falling into the mining company's hands. He is saved from two outlaws by badass cowboy Pecos Bill (Creator/PatrickSwayze). After explaining the situation, Pecos offers to help Daniel, but not before seeking out the help of his old friend, legendary lumberjack Paul Bunyan (OliverPlatt). The trio heads to [[HilariousInHindsight Liberty City]], where they encounter John Henry (Roger Aaron Brown), the steel-driving man. The group continues to battle their way back to Paradise Valley against the mining company's hired guns. All the way, Daniel learns about courage and what it means to be a real man.

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After his father is shot for refusing to sell the deed to his land in Paradise Valley to an evil coal-mining magnate, Daniel Hackett (Stahl) goes on the run trying to keep the deed from falling into the mining company's hands. He is saved from two outlaws by badass cowboy Pecos Bill (Creator/PatrickSwayze). After explaining the situation, Pecos offers to help Daniel, but not before seeking out the help of his old friend, legendary lumberjack Paul Bunyan (OliverPlatt).(Creator/OliverPlatt). The trio heads to [[HilariousInHindsight Liberty City]], where they encounter John Henry (Roger Aaron Brown), the steel-driving man. The group continues to battle their way back to Paradise Valley against the mining company's hired guns. All the way, Daniel learns about courage and what it means to be a real man.

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* PlotHole: It's never explained how or when Daniel went from [[spoiler: resting with Pecos, Paul, and John Henry after crossing the desert to being right back home in Paradise Valley after his bad dream, in the same place that he was when he went to sleep.]]
* RightHandCat: Stiles is seen a few times petting a hairless sphynx.


* BreakoutRole: For Nick Stahl.


After his father is shot for refusing to sell the deed to his land in Paradise Valley to an evil coal-mining magnate, Daniel Hackett (Stahl) goes on the run trying to keep the deed from falling into the mining company's hands. He is saved from two outlaws by badass cowboy Pecos Bill (Creator/PatrickSwayze). After explaining the situation, Pecos offers to help Daniel, but not before seeking out the help of his old friend, legendary lumberjack Paul Bunyan (OliverPlatt). The trio heads to [[HilariousInHindsight Liberty City]], where they encounter John Henry (Roger Aaron Brown), the steel-driving man. The group continues to battle there way back to Paradise Valley against the mining company's hired guns. All the way, Daniel learns about courage and what it means to be a real man.

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After his father is shot for refusing to sell the deed to his land in Paradise Valley to an evil coal-mining magnate, Daniel Hackett (Stahl) goes on the run trying to keep the deed from falling into the mining company's hands. He is saved from two outlaws by badass cowboy Pecos Bill (Creator/PatrickSwayze). After explaining the situation, Pecos offers to help Daniel, but not before seeking out the help of his old friend, legendary lumberjack Paul Bunyan (OliverPlatt). The trio heads to [[HilariousInHindsight Liberty City]], where they encounter John Henry (Roger Aaron Brown), the steel-driving man. The group continues to battle there their way back to Paradise Valley against the mining company's hired guns. All the way, Daniel learns about courage and what it means to be a real man.

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* MightyLumberjack: Paul Bunyan is literally the embodiment of this trope.


* AnAxeToGrind: Unsurprisingly, Paul Bunyan favours a woodcutter's axe.



* AnAxeToGrind: True to his legend and his lumberjack origins, Paul Bunyan's WeaponOfChoice is his mighty axe.

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* AnAxeToGrind: True to his legend and his lumberjack origins, Unsurprisingly, Paul Bunyan's WeaponOfChoice is his mighty Bunyan favours a woodcutter's axe.

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* AnAxeToGrind: True to his legend and his lumberjack origins, Paul Bunyan's WeaponOfChoice is his mighty axe.


* GunsAkimbo: Pecos Bill carries a pair of Merwin Hulbert revolvers which he usually dual wields.

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* GunsAkimbo: Pecos Bill carries a pair of Merwin Hulbert revolvers which he usually dual wields. Similarly, Calamity Jane has a pair of Colt revolvers which she exclusively fires in this fashion.

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* BottomlessMagazines: Nobody ever seems to run out of bullets for their six shooters.

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* TemptingFate: Grub and Zeb after Pecos Bill disarms them.
-->'''Pecos:''' I ought to plug you two right now, but I make it a rule never to kill a man on Sunday.
-->'''Zeb:''' Today's Wednesday.
-->'''Pecos:''' Wednesday?
-->''[cue OhCrap from Grub and Zeb]''

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* AnAxeToGrind: Unsurprisingly, Paul Bunyan favours a woodcutter's axe.


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* DropTheHammer: John Henry wields his sledgehammer in combat just as effectively as he drives steel with it.
* GunsAkimbo: Pecos Bill carries a pair of Merwin Hulbert revolvers which he usually dual wields.


* CoolTrain: Daniel Hackett has a magnificently baroque creation as his BaseOnWheels.

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* CoolTrain: Daniel Hackett J.P. Stiles has a magnificently baroque creation as his BaseOnWheels.

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* TechnicalPacifist: Pecos Bill will not kill a man on a Sunday. He shoots off their trigger finger instead.


* RobberBaron: Evil coal-mining magnate wants to turn Paradise Valley into a coal mine and will let nothing stand in his way.

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* RobberBaron: Evil coal-mining magnate J.P. Stiles wants to turn Paradise Valley into a coal mine and will let nothing stand in his way.

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* SavingTheOrphanage: Daniel is trying to protect his family farm from an evil developer, leading him on a long quest across the country to protect the deed to the farm and meeting legendary heroes of American tall tales who join him.

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