History Meets Hollywood: Hatfield and McCoy Miniseries

Recently, there has been a rash of historical movies released, and I am a huge fan of most of them. I love anything and everything that has to do with history. One of my all time favorites is the miniseries: Hatfields and McCoys. In the miniseries, Tom ‘Skunkhair’ Wallace is a close friend of Cap Hatfield. In one scene, Bad Frank Phillips kills Tom and removes his scalp, taking it to Randolph McCoy and Perry Cline as proof of the kill. Being that I am not a Hatfield McCoy researcher, I did not question that Tom Wallace died during the...

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