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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3   2   1  
1991   1990   1989   1988  
Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 20 nominations. See more awards »
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Cast

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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Drama | Western

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27 October 1988 (USA)  »

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Guns of Paradise  »

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(56 episodes)

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4:3
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The first two years the show was just called "Paradise." It was changed to "Guns of Paradise" for the third season. See more »

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Best 80s western, would still hold it's own today....
13 January 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

To my knowledge they have never released this series on tape/DVD or I would have jumped on it in a heartbeat. Would love for my kids to see this series, Named my son after the lead character.. :) Would love to trade with anyone that has this series..

My wife and I watched this series from the time it first aired to the time it was canceled. What a shame, this series was good and family oriented. All about a wrongly accused Gunslinger that tried to leave his past behind when he went to care for/raise his dying sisters 4 kids. It may have been a formulaic series, slightly predictable but it was worth your time, unlike many of the shows on the "tube" these days... Wish it was still in syndication.. :(

Thanks..


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