The Fugitive: Season 2, Episode 14

Devil's Carnival (22 Dec. 1964)

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Kimble is riding with a man named Hanes who is driving back to his hometown. When Hanes starts a fight, the sheriff arrests them both, as he recognizes Kimble as a wanted man. A troubled youth named Tad plans to help Kimble escape.

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Philip Abbott ...
Captain Edward Shafter
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Hanes McClure
Madeleine Sherwood ...
Marybeth Thompson
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Shirky Saulter
Dee Pollock ...
Tad
Barry Morse ...
Lt. Philip Gerard (credit only)
George Mitchell ...
John Petri Alsup
David Kent ...
Little Jim
Steve Harris ...
Bead Halleck
Ronnie Haran ...
Sue Ann
Robert Sorrells ...
Jud Tormer
Mathew McCue ...
Cook (as Matt McCue)
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Cleo Potter
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Kimble is riding with a man named Hanes who is driving back to his hometown. When Hanes starts a fight, the sheriff arrests them both, as he recognizes Kimble as a wanted man. A troubled youth named Tad plans to help Kimble escape.

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When Shafter pushes McClure away from the bars after he attacked the reporter, McClure bumps into the back wall and it wobbles. See more »

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Narrator: [Opening Narration] This is a man who must keep moving, pursuing as well as pursued. He is not a man of solitude but often the friendless open road is his only alternative to death by execution. Richard Kimble travels a lot by thumb, makes many a lonely hike between rides.
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Kimble, hitchhiking, accepts a ride from Hanes McClure (actor Warren Oates). When the sheriff of the small town, Charles Edward Shafter (actor Phillip Abbot), learns Hanes is coming to town, he tries to stop him, but Hanes rushes by him.

Hanes has a reputation of being a dangerous criminal who has committed robberies and killings. Driving recklessly, he almost hits a young man, Tad Thompson (actor Dee Pollock), and Kimble grabs the wheel to save him. However, Hanes and Kimble both end up in jail. While Charles Edward knows Kimble is innocent in the traffic matter, and is grateful to Kimble for saving his life when Hanes pulled a gun, he recognized him as Dr. Kimble, and had to take him into custody.

Tad's mother Marybeth Thompson (actress Madeleine Sherwood) is the nosy telephone operator. She treats Tad like a child, and is an annoying presence throughout the episode. Tad's father ruined his life by associating in crime with Hanes McClure, and she is afraid Hanes will have the same effect on Tad. Tad wants to get out from under his mother's suffocating influence, and admires the aggressive, self-confident Hanes McClure.

As a carnival atmosphere settles on the town with two major criminals in the local jail, Kimble must join with Hanes, whom he dislikes and mistrusts, in order to make a jailbreak. Yet, he must also discourage Tad, who is all too eager to help the prisoners and enter into an exciting life of crime.


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