Maverick: Season 2, Episode 10

Shady Deal at Sunny Acres (23 Nov. 1958)

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Bret is picked clean & stranded in Sunny Acres by the burg's arrogant banker, so he puts together an M Team of con artists to take down & embarrass the handle-barred buzzard in Denver, ... See full summary »

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Ben Granville
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Sheriff Griffen
Joan Young ...
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Jonathan Hole ...
Brent Williams
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Bret is picked clean & stranded in Sunny Acres by the burg's arrogant banker, so he puts together an M Team of con artists to take down & embarrass the handle-barred buzzard in Denver, while Bret sits whittling & rocking in a chair on a shady Sunny Acres porch, poor-mouthing all by-passers that he's "just working on" a plan. The small-town banker is way out of his league in silver-rich Denver with seductive Sam Crawford, intimidating Big Mike, slicksters Gentleman Jack & Dandy Jim etc. as Maverick's operatives in this classic episode. Written by David Stevens

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This episode contained the longest opening credits sequence in the show's history with James Garner, Jack Kelly, Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Diane Brewster, Leo Gordon, Richard Long, Arlene Howell, and John Dehner all being shown individually. See more »

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[repeated line]
Bret Maverick: I'm workin' on it.
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Joan Young - Susan Granville
29 September 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Unfortunately the information on Joan Young who plays Susan Granville is totally wrong. The bio has her being born in 1903. This episode from 1959 has her at about twenty!! Obviously a different person.

I have written IMDb but have been ignored.

This episode, and Waco Williams are my all time favorite Mavericks. "You sure he can count all the way to ten, Colonel?"

Wonderful ENCORE TV is now showing all the Mavericks in order, every day at 6PM. DON"T MISS A ONE!

Now all we have to do is wait for them to come out on DVD.

Plys all the other Warner Bros TV shows from the fifties.


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