The Guns of Will Sonnett (1967–1969)

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An old former Army scout and his grandson search the west for the man's son, a gunfighter on the run.

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Complete series cast summary:
 Will Sonnett (50 episodes, 1967-1969)
 Jeff Sonnett (50 episodes, 1967-1969)


Ex-cavalry scout and gunfighter Will Sonnett and his grandson, Jeff, search the West for Will's son - and Jeff's father - Jim Sonnett, a former lawman and gunslinger, who has avoided seeing his son in order to keep him away from the assortment of killers and bounty hunters who are after him. Written by

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Release Date:

8 September 1967 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Die Spur des Jim Sonnett  »

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1.33 : 1
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Will Sonnett: No brag... just fact.
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No brag, just fact: the wisest show in the west.
5 February 1999 | by (Bellevue, WA) – See all my reviews

Ex-cavalry scout Will Sonnet spouts scripture and wisdom while riding around the west with grandson Jeff. They're looking for the middle generation, Jim, the seldom-seen, lightning-fast, gunslinging anti-hero. Old man Will is grumpy and frugal. He's faster than son Jim ("no brag, just fact," as he says.) Jeff is as good as he is pretty. He sometimes gets suckered by the bad guys, but is still plenty fast and resourceful, since he's been raised by the best. Jim is only occasionally present, but never betrays the moral and badass Sonnet name.

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