Edward Ludwig's Westerns

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1.
The Fabulous Texan (1947)
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A couple of Confederate soldiers, returning home from the Civil War, find Texas transformed into an... (95 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
2.
The Vanquished (1953)
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A Southern States official returns home after the Civil War and has to see that in his village the law is in the hands of a few scrupoulos people. (84 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
3.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Cheyenne Express (1957)
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Vint Bonner reluctantly befriends Wilbur English, a sniveling coward who betrayed his outlaw gang in return for a reward and pardon. Wilbur is fearful of deadly retaliation and looks to Bonner for protection. (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
4.
Cheyenne (1955 TV Series)
Episode: Hard Bargain (1957)
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Looking for a job, Cheyenne rides into town and is caught up in a fight and witnesses a bank holdup. Deputized he goes after the robber, finds him but is conflicted when the fugitive saves him from a bear trap that almost kills him. (60 mins.)
 
5.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Thicker Than Water (1957)
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Bonner intercedes in a delicate family situation when a wandering gambler returns to reconcile with the young son he abandoned eight years earlier. The boy believes his daddy is dead, and Bonner believes it's best to keep it that way. (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
6.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: The New Sheriff (1957)
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Stopping in the town of Harmony to visit his old friend Doc Cross, Bonner learns that the ruthless Cotten... (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
7.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: The Child (1957)
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On Christmas Eve Bonner and the Marshal capture "El Bruto," a super-strong but mute giant of a man accused of murder... (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
8.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Man and Boy (1957)
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A young killer robs the telegraph office and guns down the clerks. Why is Sheriff Lawson reluctant to get up a posse or even to interview the surviving clerk? Vint Bonner comes into town and prods the sheriff into upholding the law. (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
9.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Take Me Home (1958)
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Vint learns that a gambling house worker he knows is the daughter of a Quaker couple who believe she is dead. The girl is in an abusive relationship with the owner of the gambling house, who will not let her leave him. (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
10.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: The Nowhere Kid (1958)
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A cocky and cynical young man who just came into town looking for a saloon woman is the main suspect when a robbery takes place... (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
11.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: The Gold Star (1958)
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On the very day that Sheriff Jeb Barnes retires after 40 years as sheriff and is awarded a gold star by his citizens, the town bank is robbed. As Bonner goes looking for the robbers, he wonders if it was just a coincidence. (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
12.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Bonner's Squaw (1958)
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Just after Vint manages to avert war between the Indians and a white town, a new situation arises: he finds the chief's daughter sleeping in his room... (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
13.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Woman from Sacramento (1958)
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Bonner is suspicious of the motives of the daughter of a dying old friend when she comes to visit him... (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
14.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Hornitas Town (1958)
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Bonner has been sent to check on conditions in Hornitas, a gold mining camp which supposedly has none of the violence common to such towns... (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
15.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Jebediah Bonner (1958)
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To explain to a young boy why he tries not to kill in gunfights, Vint relates to him the story of his grandfather, and how he dealt with a young hoodlum bent on revenge. (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
16.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Quiet City (1958)
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Bonner rides into Quiet City, a town that was once wild but is now peaceful. The sheriff of more than thirty years... (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
17.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Multiply One Boy (1958)
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Vint brings an orphaned Southern boy to live with his Northern uncle's family. But the boy still has resentments toward the North, and is angry that his uncle fought on a different side from his father, who was killed in the war. (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
18.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: The Outlander (1958)
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A band of former Confederates led by Colonel Bromley have taken over a Kansas town. But an idealistic... (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
19.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: The Peddler (1958)
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An old widow friend of Bonner's hires him to protect an itinerant peddler who has been harassed by thugs working for a rancher, but the man insists on going through the rancher's land alone. (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
20.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: The Suffragette (1958)
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Emma Birch has organized the women of the town into a determined suffragette group; the men rebel and attempt to put the women in their place. Bonner becomes the reluctant mediator between the two groups. (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
21.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: No Way to Kill (1958)
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Vint joins with a sheriff and posse in tracking an escaped killer who is avenging his maiming by shooting his victims repeatedly in the arm and leg before killing them. (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
22.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Thunder Alley (1958)
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Vint and a sheriff locate two Mexicans they have been pursuing for horse stealing. One escapes, but... (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
23.
Buckskin (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Outlaw's Boy (1958)
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A notorious outlaws's son enters the spelling bee at Jody's school. All the other children withdraw from the contest, except Jody. (30 mins.)
 
24.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: The Way Back (1958)
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Vint's friend Olaf Burland plans to take his newly earned money back to his farm in native Minnesota... (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
25.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: The Whip (1958)
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A woman is shunned by everyone in her home town, including her own father, because she married a man who later turned outlaw and killed the town's leading citizen. Bonner tries to prevent the shunning from escalating into violence. (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
26.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: The Lady and the Gun (1959)
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Vint is infuriated when he learns that a young woman has taken his horse Scar for a joyride, but his anger quickly evaporates when he meets the girl, and soon falls in love with her. (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
27.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Incident at Bluefield (1959)
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Vint comes to the town of Bluefield to investigate the death of a friend. He learns that the man was... (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
28.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: The Pawn (1959)
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An old friend of Vint's has been jailed after being caught with a band of rustlers, and is likely to... (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
29.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: Blood of Courage (1959)
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A rancher, a former major in the Confederate Army, asks Vint to hire on as a ramrod, to be paired with another ramrod whom Vint dislikes... (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
30.
Bonanza (1959 TV Series)
Episode: A Rose for Lotta (1959)
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Lotta Crabtree is hired by mining tycoon Alpheus Troy to lure one of the Cartwrights into town and hold him for ransom in exchange for Ponderosa timber rights. (49 mins.)
 
31.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: The Dead Ringer (1959)
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Vint is deliberately framed for a bank robbery and murder. (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
32.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
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Vint tries to help an old newspaper editor in his crusade against three corrupt officials---the town's mayor, sheriff, and judge, as well as the gunman they've been using as their enforcer. (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
33.
The Texan (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Telegraph Story (1959)
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Bill is working with a telegraph company installing lines, but an outlaw gang camped in the area wants to get the crew to leave. (30 mins.)
Director: Felix Feist
 
34.
The Restless Gun (1957 TV Series)
Episode: A Trial for Jenny May (1959)
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After Jenny May McElroy's husband was killed in a gunfight, no one in town would give her a job to support her children... (30 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
35.
The Texan (1958 TV Series)
Episode: The Taming of Rio Nada (1960)
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Longley has been a special marshal to the Texas town of Rio Nada. The area has been plagued by Mexican... (30 mins.)
Director: Felix Feist
 
36.
The Gun Hawk (1963)
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When his town-drunk father is killed by the Sully brothers, gunfighter Blaine Madden exacts his revenge but has to flee, aided by a young aspiring gunslinger, when the sheriff tries to arrest him. (92 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
 
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Branded (1965 TV Series)
Episode: Headed for Doomsday (1966)
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Jason arrives in Indian Territory to listen to famous newspaper reporter, Horace Greeley, give a speech... (30 mins.)