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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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TV needs this kind of originality...
1 May 2003 | by See all my reviews

"Lazarus Man" had such an original plot that I was rapt at every episode. The mystery was intriguing and the pacing of the mystery was suspenseful. I also liked Robert Urich as Lazarus. His heartfelt performance was only made more poignant by his subsequent illness.

The plot involved a man who wakes up in a shallow grave with no memory of his past. As the show evolves he is haunted by the past he cannot remember. He begins to remember fragments of his past life and the conspiracy to kill president Lincoln. He was there that night at Ford's Theatre, but he doesn't know why. This is only one of the masterful subplots that season this show. I miss it.

Brodie


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