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Release Date:
9 January 1959 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
Gil Favor is trail boss of a continuous cattle drive; he is assisted by Rowdy Yates. The crew runs into characters and adventures along the way.
Awards:
Nominated for Golden Globe. Another 5 wins & 3 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
"Move 'em out!" See more (8 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 9 of 431)

Clint Eastwood ... Rowdy Yates (216 episodes, 1959-1965)

Paul Brinegar ... Wishbone (216 episodes, 1959-1965)
Steve Raines ... Jim Quince (215 episodes, 1959-1965)

Eric Fleming ... Gil Favor (202 episodes, 1959-1965)
James Murdock ... Mushy (201 episodes, 1959-1965)
Rocky Shahan ... Joe Scarlet (180 episodes, 1959-1965)
Robert Cabal ... Hey Soos / ... (115 episodes, 1959-1965)
Sheb Wooley ... Pete Nolan (110 episodes, 1959-1965)
William R. Thompkins ... Toothless / ... (93 episodes, 1959-1964)
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Series Directed by
Thomas Carr (28 episodes, 1962-1965)
Ted Post (24 episodes, 1959-1964)
Christian Nyby (14 episodes, 1962-1964)
Harmon Jones (13 episodes, 1959-1965)
Jesse Hibbs (11 episodes, 1959-1965)
Jus Addiss (10 episodes, 1961-1965)
Don McDougall (9 episodes, 1962-1963)
R.G. Springsteen (8 episodes, 1960-1961)
George Templeton (8 episodes, 1961-1962)
Andrew V. McLaglen (6 episodes, 1959-1962)
Stuart Heisler (6 episodes, 1959-1960)
Joseph Kane (6 episodes, 1960)
Sobey Martin (6 episodes, 1961-1962)
Charles Marquis Warren (5 episodes, 1959-1960)
Michael O'Herlihy (5 episodes, 1964-1965)
Jack Arnold (4 episodes, 1959-1964)
Anton Leader (4 episodes, 1961-1965)
Harry Harris (4 episodes, 1963-1964)
Richard Whorf (3 episodes, 1959-1965)
Robert L. Friend (3 episodes, 1961-1965)
Tay Garnett (3 episodes, 1962)
Bernard L. Kowalski (3 episodes, 1964-1965)
Vincent McEveety (3 episodes, 1964)
George Sherman (2 episodes, 1959)
Gerd Oswald (2 episodes, 1960-1965)
Gene Fowler Jr. (2 episodes, 1960)
Murray Golden (2 episodes, 1962)
Herschel Daugherty (2 episodes, 1964-1965)
Philip Leacock (2 episodes, 1964-1965)
Bernard McEveety (2 episodes, 1964-1965)
Sutton Roley (2 episodes, 1965)
 
Series Writing credits
Louis Vittes (30 episodes, 1959-1965)
John Dunkel (24 episodes, 1959-1965)
Charles Larson (20 episodes, 1959-1964)
Buckley Angell (13 episodes, 1959-1965)
Albert Aley (9 episodes, 1961-1964)
Paul King (9 episodes, 1963-1964)
Fred Freiberger (8 episodes, 1959-1962)
Winston Miller (7 episodes, 1959-1962)
Samuel Roeca (7 episodes, 1963-1964)
Jack Turley (6 episodes, 1963-1964)
Jan Winters (5 episodes, 1959-1961)
Elliott Arnold (5 episodes, 1962-1965)
Dean Riesner (5 episodes, 1963-1964)
Al C. Ward (4 episodes, 1959-1963)
Endre Bohem (4 episodes, 1959-1962)
David Lang (4 episodes, 1959-1961)
Carey Wilber (4 episodes, 1962-1964)
John Hawkins (4 episodes, 1964-1965)
Robert Lewin (4 episodes, 1964-1965)
Oliver Crawford (3 episodes, 1959)
Herbert Little Jr. (3 episodes, 1959)
David Victor (3 episodes, 1959)
Wilton Schiller (3 episodes, 1960-1962)
Tom Seller (3 episodes, 1961-1965)
Chris Miller (3 episodes, 1961-1964)
Robert Lees (3 episodes, 1961-1962)
Richard Carr (3 episodes, 1964)
Walter Black (3 episodes, 1965)
N.B. Stone Jr. (2 episodes, 1959-1965)
James Edmiston (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Curtis Kenyon (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Herbert Purdom (2 episodes, 1959)
Ted Gardner (2 episodes, 1960)
Charles Marquis Warren (2 episodes, 1960)
Jack Curtis (2 episodes, 1961-1965)
Eric Fleming (2 episodes, 1961-1962)
Ward Hawkins (2 episodes, 1962-1965)
Richard Fielder (2 episodes, 1962-1963)
Joseph Petracca (2 episodes, 1962-1963)
Cliff Gould (2 episodes, 1964-1965)
John Mantley (2 episodes, 1964-1965)
Sam Ross (2 episodes, 1964)
Clyde Ware (2 episodes, 1964)
Robert Bloomfield (2 episodes, 1965)
Mort R. Lewis (2 episodes, 1965)

Series Produced by
Charles Marquis Warren .... producer (84 episodes, 1959-1961)
Ernest J. Nims .... associate producer (72 episodes, 1959-1961)
Endre Bohem .... producer / associate producer (65 episodes, 1960-1965)
Vincent M. Fennelly .... producer (60 episodes, 1962-1964)
Paul King .... associate producer (30 episodes, 1963-1964)
Mel Epstein .... associate producer (22 episodes, 1961-1962)
Bruce Geller .... producer (21 episodes, 1964-1965)
Bernard L. Kowalski .... producer (21 episodes, 1964-1965)
Del Reisman .... associate producer (21 episodes, 1964-1965)
Ben Brady .... executive producer (13 episodes, 1965)
Robert Stillman .... associate producer (13 episodes, 1965)
Robert E. Thompson .... producer (13 episodes, 1965)
A.C. Lyles .... associate producer (9 episodes, 1959)
Robert L. Friend .... associate producer (9 episodes, 1965)
 
Series Original Music by
Russell Garcia (22 episodes, 1959)
Leon Klatzkin (7 episodes, 1963-1964)
Fred Steiner (6 episodes, 1961-1964)
Rudy Schrager (6 episodes, 1964-1965)
Nathan Scott (4 episodes, 1963-1964)
Bernard Herrmann (2 episodes, 1965)
Lyn Murray (2 episodes, 1965)
 
Series Cinematography by
John M. Nickolaus Jr. (88 episodes, 1959-1962)
Jack Swain (42 episodes, 1961-1964)
Philip H. Lathrop (9 episodes, 1959)
Howard Schwartz (6 episodes, 1964-1965)
Neal Beckner (4 episodes, 1965)
 
Series Film Editing by
George A. Gittens (47 episodes, 1959-1964)
Roland Gross (42 episodes, 1959-1964)
James Baiotto (40 episodes, 1959-1964)
Leon Barsha (4 episodes, 1964)
Jack Kampschroer (3 episodes, 1959-1960)
George Watters (3 episodes, 1964)
Gene Fowler Jr. (3 episodes, 1965)
Frank Gross (2 episodes, 1959)
Everett Sutherland (2 episodes, 1965)
 
Series Casting by
Russel Trost (127 episodes, 1959-1964)
James Lister (11 episodes, 1964-1965)
 
Series Art Direction by
John B. Goodman (139 episodes, 1959-1965)
George W. Davis (32 episodes, 1961-1962)
Robert Clatworthy (9 episodes, 1959)
Alexander Golitzen (9 episodes, 1959)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Ray Jeffers (73 episodes, 1959-1961)
Donald E. Webb (35 episodes, 1962-1965)
Budd Friend (32 episodes, 1961-1962)
Russell A. Gausman (9 episodes, 1959)
Carl J. Lawrence (8 episodes, 1961)
Henry Grace (2 episodes, 1961)
 
Series Makeup Department
Jack Dusick .... makeup artist (72 episodes, 1959-1961)
Don Schoenfeld .... makeup artist (16 episodes, 1963-1965)
Ernie Parks .... makeup artist (14 episodes, 1962-1963)
Larry Germain .... hair stylist (9 episodes, 1959)
Bud Westmore .... makeup artist (9 episodes, 1959)
 
Series Production Management
Harry Templeton .... production manager / unit production manager (184 episodes, 1959-1965)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
George Templeton .... assistant director (33 episodes, 1959-1961)
Bert Chervin .... assistant director (29 episodes, 1959-1961)
Jack Voglin .... assistant director (26 episodes, 1961-1963)
Kurt Neumann .... assistant director (24 episodes, 1961-1963)
Wilbur Mosier .... assistant director (9 episodes, 1961)
Dick Gallegly .... assistant director (6 episodes, 1964-1965)
Terence Nelson .... assistant director (4 episodes, 1959)
Edward Haldeman .... assistant director (4 episodes, 1963-1964)
Lee H. Katzin .... assistant director (4 episodes, 1964)
James Welch .... assistant director (3 episodes, 1959)
John W. Rogers .... assistant director (2 episodes, 1965)
 
Series Art Department
Anthony Bavero .... property master (31 episodes, 1959-1965)
 
Series Sound Department
Franklin Milton .... recording supervisor (104 episodes, 1959-1962)
Larry Jost .... sound mixer (59 episodes, 1959-1961)
Fred Faust .... sound mixer (38 episodes, 1961-1962)
King Guidice .... sound effects editor (30 episodes, 1960-1961)
Stephen Bass .... sound mixer (23 episodes, 1962-1964)
Gene Eliot .... sound effects / sound effects editor / ... (22 episodes, 1962-1965)
Leslie I. Carey .... sound (7 episodes, 1959)
Jean G. Valentino .... sound mixer (7 episodes, 1959)
Vernon W. Kramer .... sound (6 episodes, 1959)
Jack A. Finlay .... sound effects / sound effects editor (4 episodes, 1965)
 
Series Stunts
Bobby Somers .... stunts (9 episodes, 1959-1964)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Lloyd Ahern II .... assistant camera (10 episodes, 1965)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Dick James .... wardrobe supervisor (1 episode, 1959)
 
Series Editorial Department
Art Seid .... editorial supervisor (1 episode, 1959)
 
Series Music Department
Frankie Laine .... singer: theme music (217 episodes, 1959-1965)
Dimitri Tiomkin .... composer: theme music (217 episodes, 1959-1965)
Ned Washington .... lyricist: theme music (217 episodes, 1959-1965)
John Elizalde .... music editor (54 episodes, 1959-1961)
Don B. Ray .... music supervisor (41 episodes, 1960-1962)
Gene Feldman .... music editor (26 episodes, 1962-1965)
Leon Klatzkin .... music supervisor / conductor (25 episodes, 1961-1964)
Milton Anderson .... music supervisor (23 episodes, 1959-1961)
Herschel Burke Gilbert .... music supervisor / conductor (7 episodes, 1964-1965)
Martin L. Klein .... music supervisor (6 episodes, 1961)
Fred Steiner .... conductor (4 episodes, 1961-1964)
Jerome Moross .... composer: additional music (3 episodes, 1962)
Robert Drasnin .... music supervisor (2 episodes, 1961)
Nathan Scott .... conductor (2 episodes, 1963-1964)
 
Series Transportation Department
Frank Khoury .... driver (3 episodes, 1962)
 
Series Other crew
Endre Bohem .... story consultant / story editor (81 episodes, 1959-1961)
Lou Morheim .... story consultant (30 episodes, 1961-1962)
Paul King .... story consultant (30 episodes, 1962-1964)
Herman Miller .... story editor (13 episodes, 1965)
Jack Mitchell .... assistant: producer (9 episodes, 1961-1962)
Sonia Chernus .... story assistant (9 episodes, 1965)
Michel Saleh .... technical advisor (2 episodes, 1960-1962)
 

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Runtime:
50 min (217 episodes)
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Language:
Sound Mix:
Mono (Westrex Recording System)
Certification:
Australia:PG | Netherlands:12 (2009-2010) (DVD)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Although Eric Fleming was the show's star, recently issued DVD packages prominently feature supporting player Clint Eastwood due to his later fame.See more »
Goofs:
Anachronisms: In some episodes Gil Favor is seen wearing Wrangler jeans - rivets and the trademark "W" on two pockets. The Wrangler brand wasn't sold until 1947.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Plötsligt i Vinslöv (1999) (TV)See more »
Soundtrack:
Rawhide ThemeSee more »

FAQ

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19 out of 20 people found the following review useful.
"Move 'em out!", 16 July 2008
Author: robert blau (robert-blau@webtv.net) from Chicago, IL USA

Currently on METOO's new schedule at 4 pm on weekdays, right after "Maverick" and right before "Wild, Wild West" (followed by "Star Trek").

Don't know if I ever actually saw an episode of it when it was originally on, but I'm really captivated by it. Offbeat, unusual, surreal stories set in a mythical West. Kind of the "Naked City" of Westerns.

And the guest stars are there: Dan Duryea, Lyle Bettger, Brian Donlevy, MacDonald Carey, Rick Jason (as a treacherous Mexican), a young Dick Van Patten, Jack Lord, Noah Berry, Jr. (as a colorful Mexican), Martha Hyer, Marguerite Chapman, even Ann Robinson ("War of the Worlds"), Gloria Talbott ("I Married a Monster from Outer Space")

It ran for EIGHT SEASONS, over 200 episodes, from January, 1959, to December, 1965.

Eric Fleming is quite remarkable as trail boss Gil Favor, the most stolid man that's ever lived, with the code of honor of a Samurai, and just the right balance between toughness and open-handedness. I would vote for him for President any day. (P.S. He had a very interesting biography: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0281661/ )

And a young Clint Eastwood is quite striking as his impulsive right hand, "Rowdy" Yates. Also, veteran Western actor and country music figure (the immortal "One-eyed, One-horned, Flying Purple People Eater") Sheb Wooley is there as seasoned scout Pete Nolan. And Paul Brinegar makes the most cantankerous character of a cook you could ask for as "Wishbone".

And then there's that great theme song, performed by the immortal Frankie Laine. (Between that and the "Maverick" theme, I've got Western theme songs running through my head all day.)

I look forward to every episode; I'm collecting the whole set. A good time (not to mention a moo-ving experience) is always guaranteed, as one waits to see if the boys will get their difficulties straightened out before the commercial.

"Rollin', rollin', rollin' . . . "

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