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"Rawhide" Incident of the Day of the Dead (1959)

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David Victor (written by) &
Herbert Little Jr. (written by)
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TV Series:
Original Air Date:
18 September 1959 (Season 2, Episode 1)
Rowdy is tricked into breaking a stallion to pay off a gambling debt by a woman. The horse killed one man and injured others including the daughter of the owner. Rowdy is involved in more than breaking a horse - the break up of a family. Full summary » | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Clint Eastwood ... Rowdy Yates

Viveca Lindfors ... Luisa Esquivel Y Hadley

Alexander Scourby ... Albert Hadley
Nancy Hadley ... Ellen Hadley

Ron Soble ... Tovar
Carlos Romero ... Goyo
Helen Westcott ... Ella Cowley
Hal Baylor ... Blacksmith
Maurice Jara ... Hey Soos
Alex Montoya ... Ramon

William Fawcett ... Old Man

Claire Carleton ... Lena Biggs
Connie Buck ... Concha
Pilar Arcos ... Witch-woman

Julian Rivero ... Miguel
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joe Ferrante ... Ranch hand (uncredited)
George Little Buffalo ... Spectator (uncredited)
Bert Madrid ... Ranch Hand (uncredited)
Clint Sharp ... Barfly (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Stuart Heisler 
Writing credits
David Victor (written by) &
Herbert Little Jr. (written by)

Charles Marquis Warren  created by (uncredited)

Produced by
Ernest J. Nims .... associate producer (as Ernest Nims)
Charles Marquis Warren .... producer
Cinematography by
John M. Nickolaus Jr. (director of photography)
Film Editing by
George A. Gittens  (as George Gittens)
Casting by
Russel Trost 
Art Direction by
John B. Goodman 
Set Decoration by
Ray Jeffers 
Makeup Department
Jack Dusick .... makeup artist
Production Management
Harry Templeton .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Bert Chervin .... assistant director
Sound Department
Larry Jost .... sound mixer
Franklin Milton .... recording supervisor (as Frank Milton)
Music Department
Frankie Laine .... singer: theme music
Dimitri Tiomkin .... composer: theme music
Ned Washington .... lyricist: theme music
Other crew
Endre Bohem .... story editor
Crew verified as complete

Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

60 min | USA:51 min (DVD)
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Westrex Recording System)
Canada:G (video rating) | USA:Not Rated

Did You Know?

Rowdy Yates:On a trail drive, each and every man has his chore. The eye of the drive is the scout, riding out in front to test the trail and find water and bed ground. Others are stationed around the herd, hazing it when it moves and soothing it when it's bedded down...See more »


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