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"The Virginian" Rope of Lies (1964)

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Original Air Date:
25 March 1964 (Season 2, Episode 25)
Steve takes the job of foreman at a ranch with a new female owner against the advice of his friends. The job gets rougher after he is forced to shoot a stranger. He then learns why he was hired when he faces murder charges from his boss. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Lee J. Cobb ... Judge Henry Garth (credit only)

Doug McClure ... Trampas (credit only)

Gary Clarke ... Steve Hill

James Drury ... The Virginian

Diana Millay ... Alma Lowell

Peter Breck ... Jess Carver

Roberta Shore ... Betsy Garth

Randy Boone ... Randy Benton

Paul Fix ... Ebberly Packis

William Smith ... Bill (as Bill Smith)

Ross Elliott ... Sheriff Mark Abbott

Barry Kelley ... Prosecutor Frank Giles
Henry Hunter ... Mr. Makely
John Daheim ... Bard Arden (as John Day)
Sam Reese ... Squeaker
Perry Cook ... Toby

Doodles Weaver ... Stationmaster

Walter Woolf King ... Judge Bradford

Chief Yowlachie ... Indian Brave

Frank Sully ... Danny the Bartender
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Russell Custer ... Townsman (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Herschel Daugherty 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Les Crutchfield  writer
Charles Marquis Warren  developed for television by (uncredited)
Owen Wister  novel

Produced by
Don Ingalls .... producer
Frank Price .... executive producer
Cinematography by
Benjamin H. Kline 
Film Editing by
Howard Terrill  (as J. Howard Terrill)
Art Direction by
George Patrick 
Set Decoration by
John McCarthy Jr.  (as John McCarthy)
Perry Murdock 
Makeup Department
Larry Germain .... hair stylist
Bud Westmore .... makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Chuck Colean .... assistant director
Camera and Electrical Department
Earl C. Williman .... lamp operator (uncredited)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Vincent Dee .... costume supervisor
Editorial Department
David J. O'Connell .... editorial department head
Alex Quiroga .... color consultant
Music Department
Percy Faith .... composer: theme music
Stanley Wilson .... music supervisor
Other crew
Cy Chermak .... story editor

Series Crew
These people are regular crew members. Were they in this episode?
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Frank Price 
Teddi Sherman 
Charles Marquis Warren  developed for television by

George Orrison .... stunts
Dean Smith .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Sherman Kunkel .... assistant camera
Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

75 min
Color (Pathécolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:


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