Shortly after the Civil War, a man pulls himself out of a grave in the South wearing Southern clothing but carrying Northern gold and carrying a US Army revolver. He has no memory save for ... See full summary »
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 Lazarus (James Cathcart) (20 episodes, 1996)
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Shortly after the Civil War, a man pulls himself out of a grave in the South wearing Southern clothing but carrying Northern gold and carrying a US Army revolver. He has no memory save for some gorgeous brunette and being beaten over the head by a man in a derby just before John Wilkes Booth assassinated Abraham Lincoln. He calls himself "Lazarus" after the man Jesus resurrected until he can figure out who he is and why he was buried alive and left for dead. Written by Jeff Cross <blackjac_1998@yahoo.com>

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The key to his future is the mystery of his past.

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TNT renewed the series for a second season. But the series' production company, Castle Rock Entertainment, decided to cancel the series after Robert Urich was diagnosed with cancer. Urich insisted that he was still able to work and sued Castle Rock for breach of contract. The lawsuit was eventually settled. See more »

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An Updated Western w/Values, an Eye Opener
4 September 2001 | by (Allentown, PA) – See all my reviews

This western is full of surprises. Followed up by the series with a great plot, keeping you guessing and hanging onto every episode. Robert Urick puts depth into this character bringing this Lazarus to life. The Series was a great success, only ended due to Robert's Poor Health. Lazarus's new lease on life has morals & good family values. If you like Mysteries, Robert Urick or Westerns it's a must see.


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