Guns of Paradise (1988–1990)
"Paradise" (original title)

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Gunfighter Ethan Cord, left to raise his dead sister's children, tries to settle down in the town of Paradise, but finds that his past continues to haunt him.

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Series cast summary:
Lee Horsley ...
 Ethan Allen Cord (56 episodes, 1988-1991)
Jenny Beck ...
 Claire Carroll (56 episodes, 1988-1991)
Matthew Newmark ...
 Joseph Carroll (56 episodes, 1988-1991)
Brian Lando ...
 Ben Carroll (56 episodes, 1988-1991)
Michael Patrick Carter ...
 George Carroll (56 episodes, 1988-1991)
...
 Amelia Lawson (56 episodes, 1988-1991)
Dehl Berti ...
 John Taylor (56 episodes, 1988-1991)
James Crittenden ...
 Charlie / ... (37 episodes, 1988-1991)
Mack Dryden ...
 Scotty McBride / ... (34 episodes, 1988-1990)
John Bloom ...
 Tiny (25 episodes, 1988-1991)
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Gunfighter Ethan Cord, left to raise his dead sister's children, tries to settle down in the town of Paradise, but finds that his past continues to haunt him. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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A good Western
10 August 2001 | by (Lawrenceville, GA) – See all my reviews

"Paradise" was a good western, if a bit predictable. Lee Horsley seems to fit the cowboy/gunfighter-with-a-good-heart role nicely. Probably the one thing that lead to the demise of this show was that Westerns were not what the viewing public wanted at that time. Too bad.


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