Most Popular Titles With Dan Blocker


1. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

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Marshal Matt Dillon keeps the peace in the rough and tumble Dodge City.

Stars: James Arness, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake, Ken Curtis

Votes: 3,670

2. Bonanza (1959–1973)

TV-PG | 49 min | Western

7.3
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The adventures of Ben Cartwright and his sons as they run and defend their ranch while helping the surrounding community.

Stars: Lorne Greene, Michael Landon, Dan Blocker, Pernell Roberts

Votes: 5,993

3. Laugh-In (1967–1973)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Music

8.0
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The original rapid fire sketch comedy show.

Stars: Dan Rowan, Dick Martin, Ruth Buzzi, Gary Owens

Votes: 1,813

4. Sesame Street (1969– )

TV-Y | 55 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.2
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On a special inner city street, the inhabitants, both human and puppet, teach preschool subjects with comedy, cartoons, games and songs.

Stars: Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Caroll Spinney, Jerry Nelson

Votes: 9,063

5. The Rifleman (1958–1963)

30 min | Family, Western

8.4
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The adventures of a Wild West rancher wielding a customized rapid fire Winchester rifle and his son.

Stars: Chuck Connors, Johnny Crawford, Paul Fix, Joe Benson

Votes: 2,285

6. Wagon Train (1957–1965)

75 min | Western

7.6
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Stories of the journeys of a wagon train as it leaves post-Civil War Missouri on its way to California through the plains, deserts and Rocky Mountains. The first treks were led by gruff, ... See full summary »

Stars: Frank McGrath, Terry Wilson, Robert Horton, John McIntire

Votes: 1,783

7. Have Gun - Will Travel (1957–1963)

Approved | 25 min | Western

8.5
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The adventures of a gentlemanly gunfighter for hire.

Stars: Richard Boone, Kam Tong, Hal Needham, Stewart East

Votes: 1,686

8. Maverick (1957–1962)

60 min | Comedy, Western

8.2
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Bret and Bart Maverick (and in later seasons, their English cousin, Beau) are well dressed gamblers who migrate from town to town always looking for a good game. Poker (5 card draw) is ... See full summary »

Stars: Jack Kelly, James Garner, Roger Moore, Lane Chandler

Votes: 1,811

9. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992)

105 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

8.4
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Host Johnny Carson performs comedy routines and chats with various celebrities.

Stars: Johnny Carson, Ed McMahon, Doc Severinsen, Skitch Henderson

Votes: 2,385

10. Tales of Wells Fargo (1957–1962)

60 min | Western

8.0
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Agent Jim Hardie shifts over its history from being mostly an agent helping Wells Fargo cope with badguys to being the owner of a ranch near San Francisco who still does some agent work.

Stars: Dale Robertson, Kit Carson, William Demarest, Lory Patrick

Votes: 313

11. The Long Goodbye (1973)

R | 112 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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Detective Philip Marlowe tries to help a friend who is accused of murdering his wife.

Director: Robert Altman | Stars: Elliott Gould, Nina van Pallandt, Sterling Hayden, Mark Rydell

Votes: 19,852

12. Cheyenne (1955–1963)

60 min | Western

8.2
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After the Civil War, nomadic adventurer Cheyenne Bodie roamed the west looking for fights, women and bad guys to beat up. His job changed from episode to episode.

Stars: Clint Walker, Clyde Howdy, Chuck Hicks, Lane Chandler

Votes: 980

13. Zorro (1957–1959)

30 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.4
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Don Diego de la Vega opposes the corrupt tyrants of Spanish California as the masked swordsman, Zorro.

Stars: Guy Williams, Gene Sheldon, Henry Calvin, Don Diamond

Votes: 2,209

14. Cockeyed Cowboys of Calico County (1970)

G | 99 min | Comedy, Western

6.3
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When the town's sole blacksmith vows to leave because he was stood by his mail-order bride from the East, the panicked townsfolk scramble to find him a surrogate wife.

Directors: Anton Leader, Ranald MacDougall | Stars: Dan Blocker, Nanette Fabray, Jim Backus, Wally Cox

Votes: 315

15. The Thin Man (1957–1959)

30 min | Comedy, Mystery

7.6
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Nick Charles, an ex-private detective, marries Nora and lives in a luxurious Park Avenue apartment in New York City. Nick's former underworld friends still hang around and get him involved ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Lawford, Phyllis Kirk, Asta, Jack Albertson

Votes: 158

16. The Rebel (1959–1961)

30 min | Western

7.9
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After the end of the American Civil War, a former Confederate Army private roams the Wild West and, as a rogue drifter, gets involved in helping out various settlers threatened by various bad guys.

Stars: Nick Adams, Chuck Hamilton, Sid Troy, Ross Sturlin

Votes: 321

17. The Dean Martin Show (1965–1974)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Music

8.3
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Dean Martin hosts with several different celebrities that have several sketches of improv that breaks down comedy, race, and sex all at of the same time.

Stars: Dean Martin, Sandahl Bergman, Dom DeLuise, Bob Newhart

Votes: 913

18. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)

25 min | Western

7.8
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An anthology based (earlier moreso than later) on the novels and stories of Zane Grey. Powell was often the star as well as the host.

Stars: Dick Powell, Walter Sande, Denver Pyle, Bill Erwin

Votes: 284

19. Sergeant Preston of the Yukon (1955–1958)

30 min | Action, Western

7.9
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Canadian Mountie Sgt. Preston patrols the wilds of the Yukon with his horse Rex and his faithful dog Yukon King, battling both the elements and criminals.

Stars: Dick Simmons, Yukon King, Vic Perrin, Rex

Votes: 235

20. The Red Skelton Hour (1951–2016)

TV-G | 60 min | Comedy

8.3
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Long-running weekly show that spotlighted legendary comedian and beloved TV clown, Red Skelton. Each show featured comedy skits, gags and vignettes starring Skelton and guest performers.

Stars: Red Skelton, David Rose and His Orchestra, Art Gilmore, Tom Hansen Dancers

Votes: 695

21. Sugarfoot (1957–1961)

60 min | Western

7.6
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Correspondence-school law graduate Tom Brewster travels west to seek his fortune. Unfortunately, his "cowboy" abilities leave a lot to be desired and earn him the nickname "Sugarfoot" which... See full summary »

Stars: Will Hutchins, Charles Fredericks, Don 'Red' Barry, Terry Frost

Votes: 256

22. Playhouse 90 (1956–1961)

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.5
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Of the many anthology series, Playhouse 90 is considered the most ambitious with outstanding talent in front of the camera. Attracting top ranked directors and scripts it was often filmed live including the entire first season.

Stars: Richard Joy, Charles Bickford, Kim Hunter, Malcolm Atterbury

Votes: 201

23. The Restless Gun (1957–1959)

30 min | Western

7.8
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The adventures of Vint Bonner, a cowboy in the post Civil War era.

Stars: John Payne, Dan Blocker, Jeanne Bates, Stuart Randall

Votes: 107

24. Lady in Cement (1968)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

5.9
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During an ocean dive, Miami gumshoe Tony Rome finds a woman's body with its feet encased in a concrete block and sets-out to solve the murder case.

Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Raquel Welch, Richard Conte, Martin Gabel

Votes: 1,515

25. Gunsight Ridge (1957)

Passed | 85 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.3
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Stage line agent investigates a series of robberies by taking the job of a deputy sheriff in a border Arizona town.

Director: Francis D. Lyon | Stars: Joel McCrea, Mark Stevens, Joan Weldon, Addison Richards

Votes: 335

26. Cimarron City (1958–1960)

60 min | Western

7.9
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Cimmaron City is booming due to oil and gold and hopes to become capital of the future state of Oklahoma. Matthew Rockford is the son of the city's founder; he's now mayor and a major cattle rancher. Sheriff Temple must keep law and order.

Stars: George Montgomery, John Smith, Audrey Totter, Dan Blocker

Votes: 100

27. Richard Diamond, Private Detective (1957–1960)

30 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Richard Diamond is a suave private eye who, at first, walks the mean streets of New York, then later packs up and moves to Los Angeles, where he tools around in a convertible with a car ... See full summary »

Stars: David Janssen, Roxane Brooks, Russ Conway, Regis Toomey

Votes: 153

28. The Merv Griffin Show (1962–1986)

60 min | Comedy, Family, Music

6.7
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Merv Griffin invites a series of actors, actresses, writers, and directors to discuss the progressive work they have done and current culture, arts, and entertainment surrounding the numerous projects.

Stars: Merv Griffin, Arthur Treacher, Mort Lindsey Orchestra, Milt Kamen

Votes: 298

29. Flip (1970–1974)

60 min | Comedy, Music

7.3
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One of the many variety shows available in the 1970s (along with Sonny and Cher, Captain and Tennille, Donny and Marie, etc). Hosted by black comic Flip Wilson, this show featured skits, ... See full summary »

Stars: Flip Wilson, Tim Conway, George Carlin, Roy Clark

Votes: 697

30. The Errand Boy (1961)

92 min | Comedy, Family

6.4
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Paramutual Pictures wants to know where all the money is going so they hire Morty to be their spy. Morty works for Mr. Sneak and gets a job in the mail room so that he can have access to ... See full summary »

Director: Jerry Lewis | Stars: Jerry Lewis, Brian Donlevy, Howard McNear, Dick Wesson

Votes: 1,466

31. Come Blow Your Horn (1963)

112 min | Comedy, Musical

6.2
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Leaving home, young Buddy Baker arrives unannounced at the luxurious Manhattan apartment of his older brother, Alan, a swinging girl chasing bachelor who prefers his carefree life to ... See full summary »

Director: Bud Yorkin | Stars: Frank Sinatra, Lee J. Cobb, Molly Picon, Barbara Rush

Votes: 877

32. Colt .45 (1957–1960)

30 min | Western

8.2
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Christopher Colt was apparently a gun salesman but was in fact a government agent tracking down notorious bad guys. His cousin Sam took the lead when the studio had contract disputes with the original star.

Stars: Wayde Preston, Kenneth MacDonald, Donald May, Don 'Red' Barry

Votes: 64

33. Swing Out, Sweet Land (1970 TV Movie)

73 min | Comedy, Family, History

6.9
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John Wayne and an all-star cast tell the story of America.

Director: Stan Harris | Stars: John Wayne, Ann-Margret, Lucille Ball, Jack Benny

Votes: 105

34. The Girl in Black Stockings (1957)

Approved | 75 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

5.4
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A party girl is murdered, and everyone at a Utah motel is a suspect.

Director: Howard W. Koch | Stars: Lex Barker, Anne Bancroft, Mamie Van Doren, Ron Randell

Votes: 463

35. The Sheriff of Cochise (1956–1959)

30 min | Crime, Western

8.1
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While this sounds like a western, THE SHERIFF OF COCHISE was a contemporary police drama set in Cochise County, AZ. Stories seemed to be strangely similar to HIGHWAY PATROL, emphasizing ... See full summary »

Stars: John Bromfield, Stan Jones, Roy Engel, Joe Kirk

Votes: 48

36. Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (1948–1967)

60 min | Music

7.7
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Perry Como was an American Singer, who got his start on NBC Radio. In 1948, Because of his popularity, The cameras were simply brought into the radio studio to televise the radio broadcast ... See full summary »

Stars: Perry Como, The Ray Charles Singers, Frank Gallop, Mitchell Ayres Orchestra

Votes: 64

37. The Milton Berle Show (1966–1967)

60 min | Music, Comedy

8.6
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Amidst a huge publicity blitz by ABC-TV (including an iron-clad, long term contract) and considerable speculation as to whether he could win over the Baby Boomers as he had their parents, ... See full summary »

Stars: Milton Berle, Donna Loren, Irving Benson, Martha Raye

Votes: 69

38. Telephone Time (1956–1958)

30 min | Drama

8.8
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Between 1956 and September 1957, this filmed show featured plays by John Nesbitt, the host of the show. Starting in September 1957, plays by other authors were presented.

Stars: John Nesbitt, Frank Baxter, Maurice Marsac, Florenz Ames

Votes: 82

39. Something for a Lonely Man (1968 TV Movie)

120 min | Western

7.4
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The blacksmith of a small western town finds himself an outcast. He had led the townspeople west in hopes of starting a new life, only to find the town that they founded is to be bypassed by the railroad.

Director: Don Taylor | Stars: Dan Blocker, Susan Clark, John Dehner, Warren Oates

Votes: 118

40. The Johnny Cash Show (1969–1971)

60 min | Music

8.7
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Stars: Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, The Statler Brothers, The Tennessee Three

Votes: 117

41. Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (1958–1960)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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An anthology series hosted by Betty Furness in the first season, Desi Arnaz in the second. Stories came from several genres, often based on fact. A two part episode was spun off as the popular show The Untouchables.

Stars: Desi Arnaz, Betty Furness, Bruce Gordon, Keenan Wynn

Votes: 79

42. Valentine's Day (1964–1965)

30 min | Comedy

8.6
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Valentine Farrow works for O.D. Dunstall in a New York publishing house. He is young and single and constantly chased by women. While in the Army, he was saved by "Rocky" Sin, a ... See full summary »

Stars: Anthony Franciosa, Jack Soo, Janet Waldo, Jerry Hausner

Votes: 23

43. The Bob Newhart Show (1961–1962)

60 min | Comedy

7.6
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Stars: Bob Newhart, The Chad Mitchell Trio, The Limeliters, Miyoshi Umeki

Votes: 62

44. The Don Knotts Show (1970–1971)

60 min | Comedy

7.1
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Comedy variety series hosted by former "Andy Griffith Show" co-star Don Knotts.

Stars: Don Knotts, Louis Nye, Chuck Connors, Elaine Joyce

Votes: 21

45. Black Patch (1957)

Approved | 82 min | Western

6.1
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A New Mexico Town Marshal, Clay Morgan, known as 'Black Patch' since he had lost an eye in the Civil War, takes his job seriously, especially after an old friend, Hank Danner, arrives in ... See full summary »

Director: Allen H. Miner | Stars: George Montgomery, Diane Brewster, Tom Pittman, Leo Gordon

Votes: 93

46. Here's Hollywood (1960–1962)

30 min | Talk-Show

8.8
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Hollywood celebrities are interviewed, often at their homes.

Stars: Dean Miller, Helen O'Connell, Jack Linkletter, Joanne Jordan

Votes: 72

47. The Andy Williams Show (1962–1969)

60 min | Music

8.4
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Having hosted summer programs for three seasons before this, Andy Williams' program finally became a regular, year-round show. In addition to Andy, the program also featured numbers by a ... See full summary »

Stars: Andy Williams, Alan Osmond, Jay Osmond, Merrill Osmond

Votes: 128

48. The Young Captives (1959)

Approved | 61 min | Crime, Drama

5.9
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Gripping melodrama about newlyweds involved with a psychopathic killer who holds them captive.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Steven Marlo, Luana Patten, Tom Selden, Joan Granville

Votes: 38

49. Pat Paulsen's Half a Comedy Hour (1970– )

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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Experimental sketch comedy.

Stars: Pat Paulsen, Billy Sands, Venetta T. Rowles, Pepe Brown

Votes: 18

50. Outer Space Jitters (1957)

17 min | Short, Comedy, Sci-Fi

5.3
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The stooges accompany Professor Jones on an expedition to Venus, where they discover that the Venusians are planning to conquer the earth with an army of zombies. When the boys learn that ... See full summary »

Director: Jules White | Stars: Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Joe Besser, Emil Sitka

Votes: 194

51. V.I.P.-Schaukel (1971– )

60 min | Documentary

8.0
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Stars: Margret Dünser, Carroll Righter, Prince Philip, Rhonda Fleming

Votes: 75

52. Decision (1958– )

30 min | Drama

7.1
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This 1958 summer replacement series for "The Loretta Lynn Show" consisted of pilots for other series such as a short version of "The Virginian" starring James Drury and "Man Against Crime" ... See full summary »

Stars: James Drury, Michael Rennie, Mark Stevens, Merry Anders

Votes: 7

53. Jefferson Drum (1958–1959)

30 min | Western

8.0
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A widower with a young son starts a newspaper in a wild Western town.

Stars: Jeff Richards, Eugene Mazzola, Cyril Delevanti, Robert Stevenson

Votes: 19

54. The Walter Winchell File (1957–1959)

30 min | Crime, Drama

7.8
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Crime stories that Walter Winchell had covered while working with the New York City Police Department.

Stars: Walter Winchell, John Larch, George Cisar, Robert Anderson

Votes: 20

55. Troubleshooters (1959–1960)

30 min | Adventure

8.1
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Stars: Keenan Wynn, Bob Mathias, Robert Fortier, Forrest Compton

Votes: 28

56. Hook a Crook (1955)

Approved | 16 min | Short, Comedy

5.8
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Joe Besser and Jim Hawthorne are detectives trying to recover stolen jewels. They see a necklace on a furry arm, and deduce that a man wearing a fur coat was the thief. They, instead, encounter a gorilla.

Director: Jules White | Stars: Joe Besser, Jim Hawthorne, Steve Calvert, Eddie Baker

Votes: 16

57. Jack Benny's Birthday Special (1969 TV Special)

60 min | Comedy

7.8
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Director: Frederick De Cordova | Stars: Jack Benny, Lucille Ball, Dan Blocker, Dennis Day

Votes: 14

58. The Tim Conway Comedy Hour (1970– )

60 min | Comedy, Music

6.6
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Stars: Tim Conway, Carol Burnett, Steve Lawrence, The 3rd Bananas

Votes: 82

59. Rowan & Martin at the Movies (1968)

11 min | Comedy, Documentary, Short

5.8
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This public service short for U.S. Savings Bonds starts out with Rowan and Martin arriving at a TV studio, ostensibly to host a show. It turns out that trumpet player Herb Alpert is the ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Arnold | Stars: Dan Rowan, Dick Martin, Herb Alpert, Dan Blocker

Votes: 111

60. I'll Bet (1965– )

22 min | Family, Game-Show

2.5
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This was a game based on the ability to predict whether or not your teammate could answer a question correctly. Two teams consisting of a contestant paired up with a celebrity were pitted ... See full summary »

Stars: Jan Murray, Jack Narz, Lorne Greene, Michael Landon

Votes: 45

61. Drei mal neun (1970–1974)

Game-Show, Talk-Show

8.3
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Stars: Wim Thoelke, Rabea Hartmann, Gabi Schnelle, Vicco von Bülow

Votes: 15

62. Henry Fonda and the Family (1962 TV Special)

60 min | Family

8.2
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Director: Bud Yorkin | Stars: Dan Blocker, Verna Felton, Henry Fonda, Kathryn Grant

Votes: 6

63. Kraft Music Hall Presents: The Des O'Connor Show (1970–1971)

60 min | Comedy, Music

6.3
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Musical variety series starring British entertainer Des O'Connor.

Stars: Des O'Connor, Connie Stevens, Jack Douglas, Joe Baker

Votes: 7

64. The New March of Dimes Presents: The Scene Stealers (1962 TV Special)

60 min | Comedy

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Directors: Michael Caffey, Jack Shea | Stars: Ed Wynn, Buster Keaton, Jimmy Durante, Jim Ameche

65. Chevrolet's Bewitching Bonanza (1964)

6 min | Short, Biography

8.5
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The cast of Bewitched, Bonanza and The Man From U.N.C.L.E. outline the whole range of Chevrolet cars for 1965.

Stars: Dan Blocker, Lorne Greene, Michael Landon, Elizabeth Montgomery

Votes: 6

68. The Dean Martin Show (1965–1974)
Episode: 1968 Christmas Show (1968)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Music

7.5
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Stars: Dean Martin, Dom DeLuise, Bob Hope, Bob Newhart

Votes: 17

69. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Bride for Buford (1967)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.3
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Hoss must find out if a saloon girl's sudden interest in a miner is for love or his newfound wealth.

Director: William F. Claxton | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Lola Albright

Votes: 30

70. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Christmas Story (1966)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.1
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A singer returns to Virginia City for Christmas along with his scheming uncle.

Director: Gerd Oswald | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Wayne Newton

Votes: 43

71. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Darker Shadow (1969)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.9
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Joe's friend Wade Turner, a storekeeper who is engaged and has been offered a promotion at work, tries to deal with a devastating brain tumor that leaves him with a paralyzing sensitivity ... See full summary »

Director: Don Richardson | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, David Canary

Votes: 27

72. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Deck of Aces (1971)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

6.3
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Ben's dead-on lookalike, the scheming Bradley Meredith, causes serious problems when he poses as the Cartwright patriarch and sells area ranchers' land to the railroad. Ben, who refused to ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis Allen | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Alan Oppenheimer

Votes: 29

73. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Dime's Worth of Glory (1964)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.2
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Ben and Adam capture a known outlaw that tried to hold up the stage they were passengers on. A reporter who was also a passenger wants to make them both famous, even if he has to amplify ... See full summary »

Director: William F. Claxton | Stars: Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon

Votes: 35

74. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Dollar's Worth of Trouble (1966)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.3
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Hoss and Little Joe fall victim to a con, involving a gypsy, a beautiful blonde, and a nearsighted gunfighter coming to town.

Director: Donald R. Daves | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Sally Kellerman

Votes: 27

75. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Dream to Dream (1968)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.4
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Hoss gets to play 'Pa' to two children while he visits their home to buy horses from the children's father who spends more time in the Saloon than he does with his wife and children.

Director: William F. Claxton | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Julie Harris, Michael Landon

Votes: 34

76. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Girl Named George (1968)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.2
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Attorney Cato Troxell's is defending his brother against a murder charge. When he's found guilty, Cato threatens the judge in front of witnesses. When the judge is killed in his own barn, ... See full summary »

Director: Leon Benson | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Jack Albertson

Votes: 36

77. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Good Night's Rest (1965)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.2
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When Hoss' snoring, Adam's guitar playing and Little Joe's courting shenanigans keep a dog-tired Ben Cartwright awake, he rides wearily away from the Ponderosa to try to find a quiet room ... See full summary »

Director: William F. Claxton | Stars: Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon

Votes: 37

78. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Home for Jamie (1971)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.0
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Ben begins the process to adopt Jamie as his son, but the process is complicated when Jamie's maternal grandfather, Paris Callahan, comes forward wanting custody. Ben must bear the ... See full summary »

Director: Leo Penn | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Mitch Vogel

Votes: 30

79. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Hot Day for a Hanging (1962)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.1
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While making a payment delivery, Hoss is wrongfully accused of being a bank robber with the money being his loot.

Director: William F. Claxton | Stars: Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon

Votes: 45

80. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A House Divided (1960)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.3
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Ben tries to uncover the reason gold and silver exporter, Frederick Kyle, has befriended Little Joe before the shadowy businessman's hidden Civil War agenda tears Virginia City, and the Cartwright family, apart.

Director: Lewis Allen | Stars: Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon

Votes: 51

81. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Knight to Remember (1964)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.5
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Arrested for robbing the stagecoach he was riding, Adam can't convince the sheriff that the real bandits were run off by a knight in shining armor who called himself...King Arthur!

Director: Vincent McEveety | Stars: Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon

Votes: 38

82. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Lawman's Lot Is Not a Happy One (1969)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.2
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When Sheriff Roy Coffee and Ben are subpoenaed to testify in a land sharking trial in San Francisco, Hoss is appointed the acting sheriff of Virginia City. Hoss soon finds plenty of trouble... See full summary »

Director: Don Richardson | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, David Canary

Votes: 29

83. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Man Without Land (1967)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.7
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Matt Jeffers is about to lose his land. Back taxes, no water and owes his foreman wages. When his foreman finds water on the land he hatches a scheme to buy the land and stick Little Joe with all the blame.

Director: Donald R. Daves | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Jeremy Slate

Votes: 28

84. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Man to Admire (1964)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.0
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Knocked unconscious and framed for the murder of scheming rancher, Flint Durfee, Hoss Cartwright refuses his father's expensive lawyer and trusts his defense to new friend Whit Parker, a ... See full summary »

Director: John Florea | Stars: Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon

Votes: 36

85. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Matter of Circumstance (1970)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.3
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Alone at the Ponderosa while everyone else is away on a cattle drive, Joe suffers a compound fracture in his left arm when he kicked by a horse spooked by a severe thunderstorm. Joe fights ... See full summary »

Director: William F. Claxton | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, David Canary

Votes: 31

86. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Matter of Faith (1970)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.7
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An orphaned rainmaker named Jamie Hunter comes to Virginia City, hoping to help relieve the drought-stricken area. When Jamie's efforts aren't immediately successful, Ben helps the lad fend off the frustrated ranchers.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Mitch Vogel

Votes: 31

87. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Natural Wizard (1965)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.2
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Hoss brings young Skeeter Dexter to live at the Ponderosa after his brutal stepfather leaves the area. Skeeter, a boy with a natural affinity for animals, has had no luck with his home life... See full summary »

Director: Robert Totten | Stars: Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Lorne Greene, Eddie Hodges

Votes: 29

88. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Passion for Justice (1963)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.0
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Famous author Charles Dickens visits the Ponderosa, and finds himself embroiled in controversy.

Director: Murray Golden | Stars: Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon

Votes: 46

89. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Pink Cloud Comes from Old Cathay (1964)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

6.0
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A mix-up in his request for mail-order Chinese fireworks brings Hoss instead a feisty mail-order bride whose militant ideas ignite a workers' rebellion and threaten the completion of a Virginia City railroad project.

Director: Don McDougall | Stars: Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon

Votes: 44

90. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Place to Hide (1972)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.1
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A friend of Ben's asks to stay at the Ponderosa for a time. Soon Ben discovers the woman is trying to plan a rendezvous with her husband who is a fugitive confederate soldier. Ben must decide where his loyalties lay.

Director: Herschel Daugherty | Stars: Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Lorne Greene, Mitch Vogel

Votes: 29

91. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Question of Strength (1963)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.0
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A stagecoach containing Hoss and two nuns is robbed. Later, one of the badly wounded robbers finds himself in their power.

Director: Don McDougall | Stars: Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon

Votes: 40

92. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Real Nice, Friendly Little Town (1966)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.1
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Special Deputy Hoss goes in search of the gunman who shot Little Joe, tangling with testy townsfolk, two crafty brothers, and their mother, who is more interested in protecting her sons than seeing justice done.

Director: Herman Hoffman | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Louise Latham

Votes: 39

93. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Ride in the Sun (1969)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.9
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Hoss and Little Joe chase a team of con artists into the desert. There is not enough water for both to continue. Joe pursues while Hoss goes for help.

Director: Leon Benson | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Anthony Zerbe

Votes: 35

94. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Rose for Lotta (1959)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.4
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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.

Director: Edward Ludwig | Stars: Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon

Votes: 130

95. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Severe Case of Matrimony (1968)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

5.9
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When Spanish Gypsies arrive on the Cartwright ranch things get a lot more exciting for Ben, Hoss and Joe as they find themselves the subject of Rosalita's advances.

Director: Lewis Allen | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Susan Strasberg

Votes: 27

96. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Single Pilgrim (1971)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.8
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Hoss is seriously wounded while accompanying the Brennan clan, Virginia natives who are settling out West, across Nevada Territory. The Brennans debate whether to seek much-needed medical attention for Hoss or let him die.

Director: William Wiard | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Beth Brickell

Votes: 30

97. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Stranger Passed This Way (1963)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.0
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Bushwacked and suffering from amnesia, Hoss is found wandering down the road by the Vandervorts, an older couple who are happy to take the gentle giant into their family to replace the son ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis Allen | Stars: Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon

Votes: 46

98. Colt .45 (1957–1960)
Episode: A Time to Die (1957)

30 min | Western

7.8
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Director: Douglas Heyes | Stars: Wayde Preston, Wayne Morris, Dan Blocker, John Daheim

Votes: 5

99. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Time to Die (1971)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

7.2
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Ben's friend, April Christopher, is bitten by a rabid wolf during her visit. With no treatment available, the Cartwrights and April's family struggle to watch her condition deteriorate.

Director: Philip Leacock | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Mitch Vogel

Votes: 28

100. Bonanza (1959–1973)
Episode: A Time to Step Down (1966)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.4
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Angered that his longtime friend, Ben Cartwright, would ask him to retire into easier work after 50 years of wrangling, aging ranch-hand Dan Tolliver falls in with two disgruntled drifters who plan to rob the Ponderosa payroll.

Director: Paul Henreid | Stars: Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Ed Begley

Votes: 32