Marshal Matt Dillon is in charge of Dodge City, a town in the wild west where people often have no respect for the law. He deals on a daily basis with the problems associated with frontier life: cattle rustling, gunfights, brawls, standover tactics, and land fraud. Such situations call for sound judgement and brave actions: of which Marshal Dillon has plenty.
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Did You Know?
almost didn't take the part of Marshal Matt Dillon. People in the industry were telling him not to out of fear that it would hurt his chances for a movie career if the television show failed. After having a long talk with his good friend, John Wayne
, he decided to accept the role. See more
The sign on Ma Smalley's boarding house, changes from one episode to the next. Sometimes it's on the porch railing, sometimes on the wall of the house, and sometimes on the roof. See more
[Whenver trouble breaks out iin the Longbranch
Sam, Go get Matt.