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Alias Smith and Jones 

Hannibal Heyes and Kid Curry, two of the most wanted outlaws in the history of the West, are popular "with everyone except the railroads and the banks".

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Glen A. Larson
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1973   1972   1971  
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Ben Murphy ...  Jed 'Kid' Curry (alias Thaddeus Jones) 50 episodes, 1971-1973
Roger Davis ...  Narrator / ... 48 episodes, 1971-1973
Pete Duel ...  Hannibal Heyes (alias Joshua Smith) 33 episodes, 1971-1972
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Storyline

Hannibal Heyes and Kid Curry, two of the most wanted outlaws in the history of the West, are popular "with everyone except the railroads and the banks", since "in all the trains and banks they robbed, they never shot anyone". They are offered an amnesty on condition that they stay out of trouble for a year and that they don't tell anyone about it. With a view to keeping their noses clean they adopt the identities of Smith and Jones and use all of their ingenuity keeping out of the way of the law. Written by Anonymous

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Two ex-outlaws try to go straight...but the price on their heads keeps a posse on their trail. Ben Murphy, Roger Davis star. (season 2)

Genres:

Western

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 January 1971 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Alias Smith and Jones See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(50 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The tragic death of Pete Duel, on December 31, 1971, was not acknowledged by ABC when the next episode aired as scheduled on Thursday, January 6, 1972. See more »

Goofs

During the entire show, Heyes and Curry have either one pair of saddlebags each, or nothing at all, yet they continually appear in different recurring outfits, including heavy coats, suits (with matching hats), and different vest/jacket combinations. See more »

Quotes

Hannibal Heyes: Look, Wheat, I agree, we gotta bust him out. But it's gonna take finesse.
Kyle Murtry: Wheat didn't bring any of that.
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Connections

Referenced in Alas Smith & Jones: Episode #1.1 (1984) See more »

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TV Series Alias Smith and Jones
12 August 2005 | by milwhitt70See all my reviews

I'm watching reruns on the Western E&W digital channels. The story lines were very good and interesting, as well as the great color and scenery. It seemed that the popularity began to fade when Pete Duel died (I heard it was suicide around the Christmas Holidays). Roger Davis was not as well accepted as the replacement of Hayes, but I think it was only because he had appeared in the series a few times before as a baddie. I just saw one this evening "The smiling man with a gun". Since they are not shown in any sequence each evening, you never know which will be Hannibal Hayes. Since the show first aired, I have retired and visited different areas of the west each summer for the past six years. I've tried to figure where that beautiful scenery was. My guess would have to be Moab UT and the Arches NP. That is how the rock formations looked out there, and also Sedona, AZ. No tall cactus so it was not in southern Arizona. Thanks.


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