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.
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Johnny Yuma is an angry young former Confederate Army soldier drifting through an apparently meaningless existence in the 1860's Wild West. While in search of his identity, he defends people from hostile Indians, crooked land developers, and evil ranchers. Written by Matthew Patay

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This is Johnny Yuma...Rebel Without a Friend. Don't Cross Him...or Double Cross Him. Unless, Like Johnny Yuma, You're Not Afraid to Die (season 1)

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4 October 1959 (USA)  »

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El rebelde  »

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(76 episodes)

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(Westrex Recording System)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Just prior to shooting The Rebel, Nick Adams was coming off his 1958 portrayal of Pvt Ben Whitledge in No Time For Sergeants, whom he co-starred with Andy Griffith. Andy's character of Will Stockdale is the basis for the character Gomer Pyle. It is also on the set where Griffith met and formed a life long friendship with Don Knotts. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Ring of Terror (1990) See more »

Soundtracks

The Ballad of Johnny Yuma
Written by Andrew J. Fenady and Richard Markowitz
Performed by Johnny Cash
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He Packed No Star As He Wandered Far....Johnny Yuma
28 February 2002 | by (Stony Brook, NY) – See all my reviews

One of the best Western series of all time. Johnny Yuma, The Rebel took no grief from anybody and was quick to help the underdog defeat injustice. I personally like the on going feature of Johnny's writing in his journal of his travels and people he meet along the way. I am proud to have all 76 episodes in my VHS collection.


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