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* BigBad: possible Perry Kline considering he helped start the feud when he tried to cheat the Hatfield

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* BigBad: possible Perry Kline comes closest to the mark, considering he helped start the feud when he tried to cheat the Hatfield Hatfields.


* HandicappedBadass: Frank Phillips limps from one leg and Cap Hatfield is blind from one eye. They're both among the best soldiers of the group.

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* HandicappedBadass: Frank Phillips limps from one leg and Cap Hatfield is blind from one eye. They're both among the best soldiers of the group.their respective groups.


** Johnse is later inadvertently responsible for the death of Nancy's brother's death and later the death of his uncle Jim Vance because he gave out the information to their current locations when he was complaining to his family about the brother living with him and Nancy and that the brother is wanted under a bounty resulting in Jim and Cotton killing him when he tries to get away. Then he tells Nancy who is secretly giving information to Frank out of revenge for the death of her brother and previously her father that Jim and Cotton are out hunting at a certain location in his attempt to calm her down and explain that he did not take part in her family's recent deaths.

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** Johnse is later inadvertently responsible for the death of Nancy's brother's death death, and later the death of his uncle Jim Vance Vance, because he gave out the information to their current locations when he was complaining to his family about the brother living with him and Nancy and that the brother is wanted under a bounty bounty, resulting in Jim and Cotton killing him when he tries to get away. Then he tells Nancy Nancy, who is secretly giving information to Frank out of revenge for the death of her brother and previously her father father, that Jim and Cotton are out hunting at a certain location in his attempt to calm her down and explain that he did not take part in her family's recent deaths.


Starring Creator/KevinCostner as 'Devil' Anse Hatfield and Creator/BillPaxton as [=Randall McCoy=], the first part premiered on TheHistoryChannel on Memorial Day 2012 and would prove to be a hit for the network.

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Starring Creator/KevinCostner as 'Devil' Anse Hatfield and Creator/BillPaxton as [=Randall McCoy=], the first part premiered on TheHistoryChannel Creator/TheHistoryChannel on Memorial Day 2012 and would prove to be a hit for the network.


* UsefulNotes/TheAmericanCivilWar: The series starts at the end of the war. Much of the early tension between Hatfield and McCoy is a result of Devil Anse Hatfield deserting when he realizes the Confederacy has lost.

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* UsefulNotes/TheAmericanCivilWar: The series starts at the end of the war. Much of the early tension between Hatfield and McCoy Mccoy is a result of Devil Anse Hatfield deserting when he realizes the Confederacy has lost.


* UsefulNotes/TheAmericanCivilWar: The series starts at the end of the war. Much of the tension is a result of a [=McCoy=] siding with the Union over the Confederacy.

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* UsefulNotes/TheAmericanCivilWar: The series starts at the end of the war. Much of the early tension between Hatfield and McCoy is a result of a [=McCoy=] siding with Devil Anse Hatfield deserting when he realizes the Union over the Confederacy.Confederacy has lost.

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* UnwittingInstigatorOfDoom: Johnse's relationship with Roseanna inadvertently fueled the conflict further especially when he gets her pregnant and leads to her brothers kidnapping him and later they kill his uncle Ellison in a brawl and get executed for it by the Hatfields leading to the family getting captured or killed by bounty hunters for the "illegal" execution.
** Johnse is later inadvertently responsible for the death of Nancy's brother's death and later the death of his uncle Jim Vance because he gave out the information to their current locations when he was complaining to his family about the brother living with him and Nancy and that the brother is wanted under a bounty resulting in Jim and Cotton killing him when he tries to get away. Then he tells Nancy who is secretly giving information to Frank out of revenge for the death of her brother and previously her father that Jim and Cotton are out hunting at a certain location in his attempt to calm her down and explain that he did not take part in her family's recent deaths.


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* GreyAndGrayMorality

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* GreyAndGrayMoralityGreyAndGrayMorality: Both families are shown to be flawed with good qualities and both have members who go to far in the feud.
** Anse and Randall also show a good example of this in the feud as their both family men who love their children but both get lost in their desire for revenge against each other as the result of a member of their families killing another's members.


* {{Badass}}: Ellison Hatfield manages to fight off three [=McCoy=] brothers with ease, even after being stabbed over a dozen times. He only goes down after getting shot at point blank range.
** Also, "Bad" Frank Phillips. Just..."Bad" Frank Phillips.
** HandicappedBadass: Frank Phillips limps from one leg and Cap Hatfield is blind from one eye. They're both among the best soldiers of the group.


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* HandicappedBadass: Frank Phillips limps from one leg and Cap Hatfield is blind from one eye. They're both among the best soldiers of the group.


* ATeamFiring: During the bigger gunfights a lot of ammunition is expanded but there are few casualties. Most of the participants are not very good shots and even the good marksmen don't always keep their cool under fire. Notable exceptions are Devil Anse Hatfield, Cap Hatfield, Jim Vance and Frank Phillips.

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* ATeamFiring: During the bigger gunfights a lot of ammunition is expanded expended but there are few casualties. Most of the participants are not very good shots and even the good marksmen don't always keep their cool under fire. Notable exceptions are Devil Anse Hatfield, Cap Hatfield, Jim Vance and Frank Phillips.


* [[spoiler:InfantImmortality: Averted tragically. One of Randall [=McCoy=]'s children is shot and killed during the attack on his house when "Cottontop" Hatfield panics and fires his shotgun wildly.]]

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* [[spoiler:InfantImmortality: Averted InfantImmortality: [[spoiler:Averted tragically. One of Randall [=McCoy=]'s children is shot and killed during the attack on his house when "Cottontop" Hatfield panics and fires his shotgun wildly.]]


Starring Creator/KevinCostner as 'Devil' Anse Hatfield and Bill Paxton as [=Randall McCoy=], the first part premiered on TheHistoryChannel on Memorial Day 2012 and would prove to be a hit for the network.

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Starring Creator/KevinCostner as 'Devil' Anse Hatfield and Bill Paxton Creator/BillPaxton as [=Randall McCoy=], the first part premiered on TheHistoryChannel on Memorial Day 2012 and would prove to be a hit for the network.


* TheAmericanCivilWar: The series starts at the end of the war. Much of the tension is a result of a [=McCoy=] siding with the Union over the Confederacy.

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* TheAmericanCivilWar: UsefulNotes/TheAmericanCivilWar: The series starts at the end of the war. Much of the tension is a result of a [=McCoy=] siding with the Union over the Confederacy.


Starring KevinCostner as 'Devil' Anse Hatfield and Bill Paxton as [=Randall McCoy=], the first part premiered on TheHistoryChannel on Memorial Day 2012 and would prove to be a hit for the network.

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Starring KevinCostner Creator/KevinCostner as 'Devil' Anse Hatfield and Bill Paxton as [=Randall McCoy=], the first part premiered on TheHistoryChannel on Memorial Day 2012 and would prove to be a hit for the network.


* TheMole: [[spoiler:Nancy [=McCoy=], who married Johnse for this reason.]]

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* TheMole: [[spoiler:Nancy [=McCoy=], who married Johnse for this reason.reason, pretending it was to make peace between the families like Roseanna wanted.]]

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