With Desilu Productions (Sorted by Number of Votes Ascending)



1. The Sheriff of Cochise (1956–1959)
Episode: Federal Witness (1957)

30 min | Crime, Western

7.4
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Director: Paul Guilfoyle | Stars: John Bromfield, Sidney Blackmer, Glenda Farrell, Joe De Santis

Votes: 5

2. The Texan (1958–1960)
Episode: A Race for Life (1959)

26 min | Western

6.4
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A crooked gambler with a Kentucky-born thoroughbred prods a drunken rancher into betting his entire spread and all the money he has in the bank on a horse race. The gambler tries to ... See full summary »

Director: Erle C. Kenton | Stars: Rory Calhoun, Bart Braverman, Frank Ferguson, Ralph Moody

Votes: 5

3. The Texan (1958–1960)
Episode: Blood Money (1959)

25 min | Western

5.6
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Stopping by a remote cabin to water his horse, Longley stumbles across its dead owner, the recipient of two bullets in the back. The dead man's brothers don't believe Longley's story that ... See full summary »

Director: Leslie Goodwins | Stars: Rory Calhoun, Ralph Meeker, Robert J. Wilke, Charles Maxwell

Votes: 5

4. The Texan (1958–1960)
Episode: Jail for the Innocents (1958)

30 min | Western

7.2
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While sleeping by his campsite, Bill is startled by sounds of movement in the underbrush. He investigates and finds a young boy who is so frightened that he can't talk. On the road to town,... See full summary »

Director: Erle C. Kenton | Stars: Rory Calhoun, Ray Ferrell, Vaughn Taylor, Herbert Rudley

Votes: 5

5. The Texan (1958–1960)
Episode: The First Notch (1958)

25 min | Western

6.6
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Bill Longley meets an old, but beautiful, friend who currently owns the local saloon and is happy to renew her acquaintance. This angers the local land baron, who has a proprietary interest... See full summary »

Director: Hollingsworth Morse | Stars: Rory Calhoun, J. Carrol Naish, Peggie Castle, Ron Hagerthy

Votes: 5

6. The Texan (1958–1960)
Episode: The Man Behind the Star (1959)

25 min | Western

7.4
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Longley's old friend, pretty ranch owner Martha Driscoll, negotiates a highly successful sale at the end of a cattle drive. Although her friends urge her to put her money in the bank until ... See full summary »

Director: Alvin Ganzer | Stars: Rory Calhoun, Brian Donlevy, Richard Jaeckel, Jean Willes

Votes: 5

7. The Texan (1958–1960)
Episode: The Man with the Solid Gold Star (1958)

26 min | Western

7.0
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Professional gambler Jake Romer wins big in a poker game, taking thousands of dollars in IOUs from Jim Caldwell, an ex-lawman, who had planned to buy cattle for his ranch in Texas. ... See full summary »

Director: Hollingsworth Morse | Stars: Rory Calhoun, Thomas Gomez, Bruce Bennett, Robert Burton

Votes: 5

8. Whirlybirds (1957–1960)
Episode: Experiment X-74 (1959)

30 min | Adventure

7.0
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Director: Robert Altman | Stars: Kenneth Tobey, Craig Hill, Nancy Hale, Robert Brubaker

Votes: 5

9. Whirlybirds (1957–1960)
Episode: The Big U (1957)

30 min | Adventure

8.6
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The Whirlybirds are hired to find a missing uranium prospector. The search area is rugged and inhospitable, and the task is even harder when two claim jumpers try to stop them.

Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Kenneth Tobey, Craig Hill, James Bell, Lawrence Dobkin

Votes: 5

10. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: An Eye for an Eye (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

7.0
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In order to head off an Indian uprising, Jim tells a Cherokee princess the tale of John Smith and Pocahontas. Unfortunately his story doesn't have the desired effect, and in fact winds up getting him in even more trouble.

Director: Hollingsworth Morse | Stars: Scott Forbes, Charlotte Austin, Edward Colmans, Monte Blue

Votes: 6

11. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Apache Silver (1958)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.3
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While in San Antonio, Bowie obtains a map to a lost Spanish silver mine in Apache territory. However, seeking the mine could jeopardize peaceful relations with the local Lipan Apaches who also act as a buffer against the Comanches.

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Scott Forbes, Felix Locher, Mary Patton, Richard Hale

Votes: 6

12. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Bad Medicine (1958)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.7
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Federal government tells Choctaw tribes to move from Mississippi to Arkansas. One tribe refuses because chief's son is sick. As Bowie guides a doctor to examine the boy, they encounter a young couple who are about to deliver a baby.

Director: Hollingsworth Morse | Stars: Scott Forbes, Trevor Bardette, Brett Halsey, Doug McClure

Votes: 6

13. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Bayou Tontine (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.5
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Jim is asked by famous naturalist James Audubon to protect a young girl who has just inherited a fortune.

Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: Scott Forbes, Carol Leigh, Robert Cornthwaite, Edward Colmans

Votes: 6

14. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Bowie's Baby (1958)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.8
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On the trail, Bowie rescues a sole surviving baby from a burning covered wagon. When the local sheriff refuses to get involved, a tavern owner agrees that she will watch the baby while Bowie tries to find a family willing to adopt.

Director: Hollingsworth Morse | Stars: Scott Forbes, Linda Watkins, James Westerfield, Seymour Green

Votes: 6

15. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Convoy Gold (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.8
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Jim has to get a gold shipment through safely to New Orleans.

Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: Scott Forbes, Sean McClory, King Donovan, Jacques Scott

Votes: 6

16. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Counterfeit Dixie (1957)

26 min | Western, Adventure

7.3
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In order to break up a gang of counterfeiters, Jim asks for help from a former pickpocket and a former horse thief.

Director: Anton Leader | Stars: Scott Forbes, Gordon Jones, Nick Dennis, Ralph Clanton

Votes: 6

17. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Curfew Cannon (1958)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.5
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A rich French family entices the Bowie brothers to be their partners in a new bank.

Director: Anton Leader | Stars: Scott Forbes, Peter Hansen, Lisa Montell, Maurice Marsac

Votes: 6

18. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Deaf Smith (1958)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.3
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Deaf Smith intervenes when Bowie is attacked by bandits.

Director: Anton Leader | Stars: Scott Forbes, Vic Perrin, Edgar Buchanan, Doris Wiss

Votes: 6

19. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Hare and Tortoise (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.7
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Jim discovers a scheme to enrich the owners of a piece of land by getting the state to move its capital there.

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Scott Forbes, Peter Hansen, Joanna Mariani, William Allyn

Votes: 6

20. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Home Sweet Home (1958)

30 min | Western, Adventure

7.2
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Bowie trusts a gambler to sell tickets to a benefit for actor/songwriter John Howard Payne.

Director: Anton Leader | Stars: Scott Forbes, Neil Hamilton, William Schallert, Grant Richards

Votes: 6

21. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Horse Thief (1958)

30 min | Western, Adventure

7.2
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Bowie purchases a horse from an old friend for Ursula, the daughter of his business partner and future Mrs. Bowie. Unbeknownst to Bowie, his friend has stolen the horse from the wife of the local Lipan Apache chief.

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Scott Forbes, Chuck Connors, Eugenia Paul, Richard Hale

Votes: 6

22. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Jim Bowie Comes Home (1956)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.7
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The Bowie family seeks to keep their hometown respectable, however, the local saloonkeeper has other ideas and hires a professional knife fighter to challenge Jim to a fight.

Director: Lewis R. Foster | Stars: Scott Forbes, Minerva Urecal, Peter Hansen, Kasey Rogers

Votes: 6

23. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Jim Bowie and His Slave (1956)

30 min | Western, Adventure

7.2
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Jim discovers that a former slave he had freed has been captured and enslaved again, and is about to be sold at a slave auction.

Director: Lewis R. Foster | Stars: Scott Forbes, Maurice Marsac, Denver Pyle, Peter Mamakos

Votes: 6

24. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Mexican Adventure (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

7.2
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Bowie and Jean Lafitte assist an American diplomat who is being held by Mexican authorities. In turn, the diplomat uses his medical training to help deliver a baby.

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Scott Forbes, Peter Mamakos, Whit Bissell, Rodolfo Hoyos Jr.

Votes: 6

25. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Osceola (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

5.5
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When the army attempts to move the Seminole Indians from their own lands to a tract that is much less desirable, Jim steps in on their behalf.

Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: Scott Forbes, Abel Fernandez, Jorie Wyler, Peter Hansen

Votes: 6

26. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Outlaw Kingdom (1956)

26 min | Western, Adventure

6.3
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Jim sets out after a gang of river pirates who have stolen his cargo.

Director: Lewis R. Foster | Stars: Scott Forbes, Minerva Urecal, Rita Lynn, Charles Watts

Votes: 6

27. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Patron of the Art (1958)

26 min | Western, Adventure

6.7
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A plantation owner will sell his plantation to Bowie but the price is a rare Venetian painting. The painting's owner is willing to sell but the painting is stolen, held for ransom and, unbeknownst to Bowie, duplicated.

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Scott Forbes, Hans Conried, Lois Corbett, Dan Seymour

Votes: 6

28. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Pirate on Horseback (1958)

30 min | Western, Adventure

7.2
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In search of a stolen necklace, Bowie infiltrates a criminal brotherhood which is bent on taking over the state.

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Scott Forbes, Donald Randolph, Lawrence Dobkin, Joyce Compton

Votes: 6

29. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Rezin Bowie, Gambler (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.8
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Jim's brother, unaware that he is being set up, wins big gambling and gets it into his head that he's good enough to go professional.

Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: Scott Forbes, Peter Hansen, Minerva Urecal, Grant Richards

Votes: 6

30. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Silk Purse (1957)

26 min | Western, Adventure

5.8
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Bowie unexpectedly wins the services of an unrefined young woman from her father in a poker game. He attempts to teach her what it means to be a lady.

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Scott Forbes, Peggy McCay, Gladys Hurlbut, Chubby Johnson

Votes: 6

31. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Spanish Intrigue (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.3
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Bowie agrees to sell supplies to Don Carlos Miro. He later discovers that Miro is acting as a purchasing agent for supporters of Simon Bolivar and that opposing supporters of the Spanish king will stop at nothing to block the sale.

Director: Lewis R. Foster | Stars: Scott Forbes, Lisa Gaye, Richard Avonde, Val Dufour

Votes: 6

32. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: The Alligator (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.2
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Bowie investigates the death of a woman who has been frightened to death by a baby alligator hidden in a doll.

Director: Anton Leader | Stars: Scott Forbes, Edward Ashley, Abraham Sofaer, Oliver McGowan

Votes: 6

33. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: The Bound Girl (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

7.2
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An indentured young servant girl from Ireland has been "purchased" by a nasty widower, and Jim sets out to help her out of that potentially dangerous situation.

Director: Hollingsworth Morse | Stars: Scott Forbes, Jeanne Moody, Robert J. Wilke, Lurene Tuttle

Votes: 6

34. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: The Bounty Hunter (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.5
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Jim and his newspaper friend unknowingly help a fugitive escape. A bounty hunter, figuring that they're all in on it, goes after them all for the reward--dead or alive.

Director: Hollingsworth Morse | Stars: Scott Forbes, William Schallert, Eddy Waller, William Ching

Votes: 6

35. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: The Bridegroom (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.7
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To try to escape from a pursuing gang of waterfront toughs, Bowie pretends to be a prospective bridegroom for a wealthy French family's daughter.

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Scott Forbes, Edwin Jerome, Dee Humphrey, Alan Reed

Votes: 6

36. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: The Brothers (1958)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.2
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Bowie returns to Louisiana to organize an expedition to rediscover and develop the Apache silver mine in Texas. He meets a young army lieutenant, Jeff Davis, who is interested in his plan. ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Ripley | Stars: Scott Forbes, Wilton Graff, Charles McArthur, Roy Glenn

Votes: 6

37. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: The Cave (1958)

30 min | Western, Adventure

7.2
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Bowie tracks a seemingly delusional young bride who is kidnapped following her wedding. He learns that she may have been hypnotized so he sets a trap for the suspected hypnotist.

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Scott Forbes, John Compton, Ed Prentiss, Maureen Cassidy

Votes: 6

38. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: The Close Shave (1958)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.8
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An anonymous letter writer threatens Bowie's life.

Director: Anton Leader | Stars: Scott Forbes, William Schallert, Strother Martin, Charles Halton

Votes: 6

39. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: The General's Disgrace (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

7.0
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A rash of holdups leads Jim to suspect that they may be the work of an army general's son who has recently sustained heavy gambling losses.

Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: Scott Forbes, Carole Mathews, Ray Stricklyn, Dayton Lummis

Votes: 6

40. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: The Intruder (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.0
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A young man is caught burglarizing the home of Jim's friend Francois. However, instead of turning him over to the authorities, Jim decides to help the youth.

Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: Scott Forbes, Lee Erickson, Paul Playdon, Joyce Vanderveen

Votes: 6

41. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: The Irishman (1957)

26 min | Western, Adventure

7.0
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Jim purchases the contract of an indentured servant, but when they stop at an inn, the man tricks the innkeeper into believing that he is the master and Jim is the servant.

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Scott Forbes, Sean McClory, Val Dufour, Ben Welden

Votes: 6

42. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: The Pearl and the Crown (1957)

30 min | Western, Adventure

7.0
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A newspaper publishes a poem about Jim. Irritated, he confronts the editor. Unfortunately for Jim the editor is soon found murdered, and suspicion falls on him.

Director: Hollingsworth Morse | Stars: Scott Forbes, William Schallert, Georgette Duval, Frank Wilcox

Votes: 6

43. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: The Puma (1958)

30 min | Western, Adventure

7.0
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Reporter Tebbs asks Jess Miller to travel to San Antonio and retrieve $7,000 for Bowie. In route, Miller is mistaken for Bowie, first by bandits whose leader needs his help and then by a ... See full summary »

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Scott Forbes, Joe Patridge, Pamela Duncan, Donald Randolph

Votes: 6

44. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: The Quarantine (1957)

26 min | Western, Adventure

7.0
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A desperately needed shipment of smallpox vaccine is stolen, and Jim risks his life to get it back.

Director: Anton Leader | Stars: Scott Forbes, Paul Playdon, Joyce Vanderveen, Jonathan Hole

Votes: 6

45. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: The Return of the Alcibiade (1956)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.5
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An expensive gift that Jim bought for his mother for Christmas is stolen, and he sets off after the thief to get it back.

Director: Lewis R. Foster | Stars: Scott Forbes, Ramsay Hill, Peter Walker, Judi Meredith

Votes: 6

46. The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956–1958)
Episode: Ursula (1958)

30 min | Western, Adventure

6.8
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While in San Antonio on business, Bowie accidentally meets his future wife, Ursula.

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Scott Forbes, Eugenia Paul, Tita Aragon, Nan Boardman

Votes: 6

47. The Texan (1958–1960)
Episode: A Tree for Planting (1958)

30 min | Western

6.5
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Bill Longley comes to the aid of Ramirez, a farmer who wants to plant peach trees when the local cattlemen object. The town's sheriff, one of Longley's non-commissioned officers during the ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Rory Calhoun, James Westerfield, Lurene Tuttle, Martin Garralaga

Votes: 6

48. U.S. Marshal (1958–1960)
Episode: Maryjo Is Missing (1959)

30 min | Crime, Drama, Western

6.5
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Two men are talked into kidnapping Mary Jo by her husband, but think she's really a television/movie star and hold her for $50,000.

Director: Harold D. Schuster | Stars: John Bromfield, James Griffith, Frank Maxwell, Frank DeKova

Votes: 6

49. U.S. Marshal (1958–1960)
Episode: The Diner (1959)

30 min | Crime, Drama, Western

6.3
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Two prisoners who escaped from a Utah penitentiary arrive in Tucson looking for an ex-convict who owes them $600. They stumbled upon a parolee working in the diner who divulges the ... See full summary »

Director: Harve Foster | Stars: John Bromfield, Harold J. Stone, Eddie Firestone, Harry Dean Stanton

Votes: 6

50. U.S. Marshal (1958–1960)
Episode: The Fugitives (1958)

30 min | Crime, Drama, Western

6.3
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Director: Harve Foster | Stars: John Bromfield, Chris Alcaide, Michael Granger, Steve Pendleton

Votes: 6


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