The Dakotas (1963– )

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Marshal Ragan and his deputies maintain the peace in the Badlands of the Dakota Territory.

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Larry Ward ...
 Marshal Frank Ragan / ... (20 episodes, 1963)
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 Deputy J.D. Smith (20 episodes, 1963)
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 Deputy Del Stark (20 episodes, 1963)
Michael Greene ...
 Deputy Vance Porter (19 episodes, 1963)
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Marshal Ragan and his deputies maintain the peace in the Badlands of the Dakota Territory.

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7 January 1963 (USA)  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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Larry Ward, Jack Elam, and Michael Greene never take their shirts off in this series. Chad Everett takes his shirt off in "Mutiny at Fort Mercy, "Fargo," and "The Chooser of the Slain." See more »

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21 June 2002 | by (florida) – See all my reviews

_The Dakotas_ was very good. Its ratings were not good, as I recall. Another of my recollections is that it faced stiff competition in its time slot. It was also launched as the "adult western" craze was receding. Some of the scripts were thought-provoking. Jack Elam was terrific. I suspect it could be run today in Fance and be a hit with intellectuals at least, owing to its penchant for ambiguity and ambivalence. Not your standard western, n'est-ce pas!


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