Frontier hero Daniel Boone conducts surveys and expeditions around Boonesborough, running into both friendly and hostile Indians, just before and during the Revolutionary War.
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 Daniel Boone (165 episodes, 1964-1970)
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 Rebecca Boone / ... (118 episodes, 1964-1970)
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 Israel Boone / ... (110 episodes, 1964-1970)
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 Cincinnatus (81 episodes, 1964-1970)
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 Mingo / ... (72 episodes, 1964-1968)
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Frontier hero Daniel Boone conducts surveys and expeditions around Boonesborough, running into both friendly and hostile Indians, just before and during the Revolutionary War.

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Indians. Ferocious beasts. Unmapped forests. just a few of the perils encountered by Dan'l (Fess Parker) and his boon companion (Ed Ames) (season 4) See more »


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24 September 1964 (USA)  »

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Дэниэл Бун  »

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(165 episodes)

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

According to an interview with Veronica Cartwright, she left the series because the producers wanted to have her character of Jemima Boone involved in more mature situations, such as budding romantic relationships. Patricia Blair did not like this because it made her feel too old, so she threatened to leave the series if Cartwright was not let go from the series. See more »

Goofs

This series gave rise to the urban legend that Daniel Boone and Davy Crockett were one and the same person. In fact, the producers had intended the show to be about Crockett, but Walt Disney would not sell them the rights, so they used the name Daniel Boone instead. See more »

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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Teenage Caveman (1991) See more »

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Daniel Boone
by Lionel Newman and Vera Matson
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A great show for all...
2 December 1999 | by (Chicago, Illinois, U.S.) – See all my reviews

"Daniel Boone" is a show that has flown out of almost every pigeonhole into which the TV critics have tried to stuff it.

It's not really a Western (most action takes place East of the Mississippi), but it has all the elements of a classic Western.

Action/Adventure? Sure, lots of it, but with plenty of food for thought provided by the family and social issues that are woven into most plots.

Drama? Yep, but with elements of humor that bring some episodes into the range of Comedy.

History? ahem Well, let's just say that this Dan'l must have lived in an alternate world (see, Science Fiction, too!) where time travel allows for episodes where President George Washington appears one week, while the next week the American War for Independence is still being fought.

Regardless of how one might label this series, "Daniel Boone" is a show that has something for everyone!


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