Joseph H. Lewis' Westerns

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1.
Courage of the West (1937)
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Rangers go after bandits holding up Wells Fargo offices. (56 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
2.
The Last Stand (1938)
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Tip Douglas is sent after cattle rustlers, the same rustlers that murdered his father. Posing as a notorious outlaw... (56 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
3.
Border Wolves (1938)
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Just after Carson's gang murder members of a wagon train, Rusty and Clem come along and are arrested... (56 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
4.
Two-Fisted Rangers (1939)
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Thad Lawson arrives in Oak Valley to avenge the murder of his brother, the local sheriff. He learns that Jack Rand... (62 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
5.
Blazing Six Shooters (1940)
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Karsin and Lash are after the Kenyon and Rawlins ranches where they have spotted silver ore. When Lash robs Rawlins and kills Kenyon... (61 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
6.
The Man from Tumbleweeds (1940)
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Powder Kilgore (Ray Bennett as Raphael Bennett) kills freighter Jeff Cameron (Edward LeSaint) and the latter's daughter... (59 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
7.
The Return of Wild Bill (1940)
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To get possession of choice ranch lands, Matt and Jake Kilgore frame Sam Griffin for stealing cattle from Lige Saunders... (60 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
8.
Texas Stagecoach (1940)
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The Kinkaids and the Harpers both run stage lines and are friendly competitors. Appleby is after the... (60 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
9.
Arizona Cyclone (1941)
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Crenshaw and Randolph are competing freight haulers and Randolph's lead man Tom Baxter has given him an advantage... (59 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
10.
The Silver Bullet (1942)
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A cowboy heads for the town where his father was murdered to find out who was responsible. (58 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
11.
Boss of Hangtown Mesa (1942)
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Judge Ezra Barnes, crooked-lawyer Clint Ranier and saloon-owner Flash Hollister control the town of Hangtown Mesa... (58 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
12.
A Lawless Street (1955)
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A Marshal must face unpleasant facts about his past when he attempts to run a criminal gang out of town. (78 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
13.
7th Cavalry (1956)
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An officer accused of cowardice volunteers to bring back General Custers's body after Little Big Horn. (75 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
14.
The Halliday Brand (1957)
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Sheriff Halliday doesn't approve of his children dating or marrying half-breeds and his blind hate threatens to alienate his whole family. (79 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
15.
Terror in a Texas Town (1958)
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A Swedish whaler is out for revenge when he finds out that a greedy oil man murdered his father for their land. (80 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
 
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The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Duel of Honor (1958)
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When the stagecoach breaks down in North Fork an Italian Count, Alfredo di Montova, has to spend the night at the hotel... (30 mins.)
 
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The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Safe Guard (1958)
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A Texas gunslinger is hired to protect the bank of North Fork. When he appears at the McCain Ranch, he doesn't leave a very good impression with Lucas, and for good reason - he has a secret. Mark is proud when he sells his first pig. (30 mins.)
 
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The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Letter of the Law (1959)
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An outlaw gang kidnaps Micah and threatens to kill him unless their leader is released from jail. Lucas must decide whether to turn loose the notorious killer or face the possibility of the murder of his friend Micah. (30 mins.)
 
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The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Shivaree (1959)
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A wagon train master forces a young couple to marry after they hide the fact that one is a girl, and Lucas takes them in to help them; but trouble soon arises when a drunken crowd calls for a Shivaree. (30 mins.)
 
20.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Trade (1959)
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Lucas McCain is surprise when someone he once worked with, Sam Morley, shows up at the ranch. Lucas... (30 mins.)
 
21.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Boomerang (1959)
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Lucas takes in an orphaned young boy, and one of the things he teaches the boy is how to use a gun. What Lucas doesn't know... (30 mins.)
 
22.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Pet (1959)
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Lucas helps a man after he's shot in a shootout by a man who wants to keep a secret about his past. When he allows Mark to take in a pet, he doesn't know that his decision will endanger his son's life. (30 mins.)
 
23.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Deadly Wait (1959)
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Dan Maury, a criminal arrested by Micah Torrance, returns from five years in prison determined to avenge himself upon the town marshal. (30 mins.)
 
24.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Patsy (1959)
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An outlaw gang plans to take over and loot the town of North Fork by getting rid of the one man who could stand in their way: Lucas McCain. (30 mins.)
 
25.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Eddie's Daughter (1959)
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When two outlaws threaten the life of Lil Halstead, daughter of the town's hotel clerk, Lucas sets out to determine the reason behind the threats. (30 mins.)
 
26.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Panic (1959)
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Town ne'er-do-well Brett Conway finds out that a couple who moved near North Fork and soon fell sick... (30 mins.)
 
27.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Surveyors (1959)
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Mark tells Lucas that he overheard a plot to rob North Fork's bank. When Lucas questions him more closely about it, Mark, thinking that his father doesn't believe him, runs away from home. (30 mins.)
 
28.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Martinet (1960)
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A Cavalry captain discovers that a son has been an outlaw who was killed by Lucas. He is determined to punish Lucas for the tragedy. (30 mins.)
 
29.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Hero (1960)
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Stablehand Colly Vane, while out hunting, gets the drop on notorious wanted gunfighter The Domino Kid... (30 mins.)
 
30.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Strange Town (1960)
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When Micah is badly injured by an escaping prisoner, Lucas tracks the prisoner back to his home town where they do not give up their own. (30 mins.)
 
31.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Shotgun Man (1960)
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An ex-convict with a grudge against Lucas comes to town determined to kill him. (30 mins.)
 
32.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Deserter (1960)
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Lucas sets out to save the life of a young soldier who has deserted from the army and is now scheduled to be executed. (30 mins.)
 
33.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Hangman (1960)
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A friend of Lucas is found murdered and robbed. Suspicion falls on an ex-con, and a lynching seems inevitable. (30 mins.)
 
34.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Heller (1960)
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A young boy and his sister, victims of an abusive father, come to the conclusion that the only way to protect themselves from further abuse is to kill him. (30 mins.)
 
35.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Day of the Hunter (1960)
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A famous old frontiersman, with a reputation as the best rifleman around, challenges Luke to see who's really the best with a rifle. (30 mins.)
 
36.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Visitor (1960)
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Lucas finds himself attracted to a young widow who stops in North Fork on her way to claim an inheritance. (30 mins.)
 
37.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Baranca (1960)
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In Micah's absence, Lucas is forced into a duel to determine to which system of justice the blatant murder of a rural Hispanic resident applies: the old justice of traditional New Mexico Hispanics, administered by "Baranca", or the US law. (30 mins.)
 
38.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Spoiler (1960)
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An older couple settles down in North Fork, but they have a secret--they're not using their real names because they don't want anyone to know that their son is a notorious gunfighter and killer. (30 mins.)
 
39.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Miss Milly (1960)
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Milly Scott buys Hattie's general store. Her background as a schoolteacher does little to prepare her for what she bought into when she hires a stranger in town to collect all the debts owed to the store. (30 mins.)
 
40.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Fourflusher (1960)
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Gabe Fenway, a sharecropper for local landlord Preston, plans to run his quarterhorse Sapphire in a local horse race... (30 mins.)
 
41.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Closer Than a Brother (1961)
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When Micah's recurring nightmares drives him back to drunkenness, Lucas decides that the marshal must confront the source of those nightmares - a gunslinger he failed to face down sixteen years before. (30 mins.)
 
42.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Shattered Idol (1961)
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Lucas and Mark meet Mark Twain. Later they find out that he has a sad secret. (30 mins.)
 
43.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
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After his herd is wiped out by hoof-and-mouth disease, McCain agrees to serve as an undercover detective for the U.S... (30 mins.)
 
44.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
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Lucas continues his undercover assignment - searching for the source of repeating rifles that have fallen into the hands of renegade Indians. Meanwhile McCain's absence is keenly felt back in North Fork. (30 mins.)
 
45.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Honest Abe (1961)
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An eccentric man who pretends he's Abe Lincoln spends a weekend with Lucas and Mark. He finds himself in trouble when he gets in a fight with a man in the saloon and breaks the man's arm. (30 mins.)
 
46.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Face of Yesterday (1961)
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When he sees the face of a young man who is calling him out, Lucas experiences a shocking flashback to his civil war days. (30 mins.)
 
47.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Vaqueros (1961)
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In Mexico to buy a seed-bull, Lucas and Mark McCain fall prey to bandits. These bandits strip Lucas of his shirt, hat, and boots. Then they tie him to a tree and leave him to die while they ride off with his kidnapped son. (30 mins.)
 
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The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Long Gun from Tucson (1961)
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North Fork has a problem. A man named John Holliver wants revenge for something that happened five years ago. (30 mins.)
 
49.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Sheer Terror (1961)
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Lucas is asked to stand guard when $50,000 is transferred from a specially designed stagecoach strongbox to the North Fork Bank's vault... (30 mins.)
 
50.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Stand-In (1961)
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A prison wagon stops at the McCain ranch. One of the guards asks Lucas for a bottle of alcohol. He refuses. Later the guards return and take Lucas prisoner. (30 mins.)
 
51.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Journey Back (1961)
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Mark gets a job from a neighbor who he initialed shied away from because of his facial scars. When his military past is revealed, Mark has to decide if his new friend has been lying or is the man on his trail seeking vengeance justified. (30 mins.)
 
52.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Prisoner (1961)
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Major Aaron King and Corporal Troc arrive in North Fork on horseback. When they see Lucas, they remember that he was a Lt. in the Union Army fifteen years ago. They see this chance meeting as a lucky break. (30 mins.)
 
53.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Flowers by the Door (1961)
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A book salesman gives flower seeds to a woman who's husband is away from home. He then covers her mouth with one of his hands as she tries to scream for help! (30 mins.)
 
54.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Actress (1961)
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Lucas fulfills the dying wish for an old friend. (30 mins.)
 
55.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Death Never Rides Alone (1962)
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Johnny Drako is looking for Lucas McCain. He makes sure to tell Sweeney the bartender. After Johnny leaves the saloon, Sweeney hurries to tell Lucas, who is in Micah's office. (30 mins.)
 
56.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Waste: Part 1 (1962)
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When Lucas, Mark, and Micah get lost in Old Mexico, they are held hostage by a bunch of bandits who intend to kill the men and make Mark a slave. Micah is seriously hurt and buried alive - so it is all up to Lucas to save them. (30 mins.)
 
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The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Waste: Part 2 (1962)
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While trapped in a ghost town saloon, Lucas tries to come up with a plan of escape in order to save his son and Micah after Mark refuses to leave without him. (30 mins.)
 
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The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Squeeze Play (1962)
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When Lucas refuses to sell his land to Mr. Prescott, he hires men to try to change his mind But no matter what challenges are thrown at him, he refuses. Even Lou and Mark don't understand his refusal. (30 mins.)
 
59.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: A Young Man's Fancy (1962)
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The stage arrives in North Fork, and a young lady gets off. She is Sally Walker, a niece of Milly. When Mark sees Sally, he is instantly smitten and stopped in his tracks by her good looks. (30 mins.)
 
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The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: I Take This Woman (1962)
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Dennis O'Flarrety arrives in North Fork. Upon seeing an opportunity to help, he single-handedly lifts part of a wagon. But, his real reason for being in town is that he intends to marry Lou Mallory, the owner of the hotel. (30 mins.)
 
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The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Sidewinder (1963)
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Lucas shot and killed a man years ago. Now, his son - who is Mark's age - is in North Fork for revenge. After he threatens a gunfight with Mark, Lucas demands him arrested and charged, but Lou Mallory has other plans. (30 mins.)
 
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The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: And the Devil Makes Five (1963)
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After running into Micah on the trail, Mark and Lucas stay to help him when the prisoner he is transporting injures Micah's arm. But the morning yields a serious problem. Lucas's life is in mortal danger and only the prisoner can save him. (30 mins.)
 
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The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Suspicion (1963)
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Mark and Lucas help a stranded stranger back to town. When he starts giving away items stolen in murderous robberies, he is accused of the murders. But Lucas isn't so sure he's guilty. (30 mins.)
 
64.
Bonanza (1959 TV Series)
Episode: The Quality of Mercy (1963)
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Little Joe struggles with his conscience, trying to believe that his friend, Seth Pruitt, did the right... (49 mins.)
 
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The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: Old Tony (1963)
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Mark and his girlfriend, Lorrie, become entangled in a feud between two old codgers. The teenagers soon... (30 mins.)
 
66.
The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Guest (1963)
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A stranger arrives in North Fork claiming to be an old acquaintance of a good friend from Lucas's past. In reality, he has been hired to kill Lucas, but his plans go sour when Mark befriends him. (30 mins.)
 
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The Rifleman (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Bullet (1963)
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Lucas travels to a town and gets mixed up in a murder mystery when he tries to find a missing friend. The Sheriff introduces a strange concept: ballistics. Lucas is leery, but plays along with him. (30 mins.)
 
68.
Daniel Boone (1964 TV Series)
Episode: Pompey (1964)
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Daniel runs afoul of Carolina law when he helps Pompey, a runaway slave, remove his leg iron and refuses to turn him over to Calhoun, the bond servant in charge of him. (60 mins.)
 
69.
Gunsmoke (1955 TV Series)
Episode: Thursday's Child (1965)
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Kitty welcomes her mentor to town, but her friend is burdened by a secret: she's here to deliver the child of her outlaw son, a man willing to take his own mother hostage. (60 mins.)
 
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A Man Called Shenandoah (1965 TV Series)
Episode: Incident at Dry Creek (1965)
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Shenandoah arrived in Dry Creek hard pressed for money and looking for a man named Bart Teller. Come to find out... (30 mins.)
 
71.
The Big Valley (1965 TV Series)
Episode: Night of the Wolf (1965)
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Nick is bitten by a rabid wolf, an attack only Heath witnesses. Thinking he is going to die, Nick leaves... (60 mins.)
 
72.
Gunsmoke (1955 TV Series)
Episode: One Killer on Ice (1965)
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Anderson, a stylish bounty hunter, rides into Dodge City. He informs Matt that his partner has a wanted criminal at an ice house... (60 mins.)
 
73.
Branded (1965 TV Series)
Episode: The Vindicators (1965)
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Ned Travis is a reporter for the New York Herald who's made something of a career for himself writing about Jason McCord and Bitter Creek... (30 mins.)
 
74.
The Big Valley (1965 TV Series)
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A Stockton memorial to Tom Barkley and his last pair of dress boots stir memories of him for Victoria and Heath. Victoria travels to Strawberry, Heath's birthplace, to find out just what Tom Barkley felt for Heath's mother Leah. (60 mins.)
 
75.
A Man Called Shenandoah (1965 TV Series)
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A man shot and left for dead on the trail is found and revived. He has no recollection of his past and, calling himself Shenandoah, roams the West in search of his identity. (30 mins.)
 
76.
A Man Called Shenandoah (1965 TV Series)
Episode: Plunder (1966)
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A man shot and left for dead on the trail is found and revived. He has no recollection of his past and, calling himself Shenandoah, roams the West in search of his identity. (30 mins.)
 
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The Big Valley (1965 TV Series)
Episode: The Man from Nowhere (1966)
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A woman, her mother-in-law and young son are considered squatters. The Cattlemen want her off the land... (60 mins.)