Cats are scarce in the Old West, and Caine must replace one to appease the death of one killed by a gold seeking miner.

Director:

Writers:

(creator), (developer) | 1 more credit »
Reviews

Watch Now

With Prime Video

WATCH NOW
ON DISC

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
... Kwai Chang Caine
... Shawn Mulhare
... Judge Todd A. Pritikin
... Henry Skowrin
... Widdaw Tackaberry
... Herman Skowrin
... Perlee Skowrin
... Master Kan (voice)
... Master Po
... Young Caine
Michael Cameron ... George Skowrin
Edit

Storyline

Cats are scarce in the Old West, and Caine must replace one to appease the death of one killed by a gold seeking miner.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

number in title | See All (1) »


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

15 February 1973 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Albert Salmi played 3 different characters in 'Kung Fu': 1. Raif (very bad) in Kung Fu: Pilot (1972); 2. Shawn Mulhare in this episode; 3. Reuben Branch in Kung Fu: Cry of the Night Beast (1974) See more »

Goofs

In the scene where Caine & Perlee wrestle the colt moves from one side of the mare to the other, and back again between takes. See more »

Quotes

Master Po: The hands, Grasshopper, are the eyes and tongue of touch. Through them, a man may reach out and see another's feelings or speak his own.
Kwai Chang Caine: Is it not sad, Master, that the hands of a man may strike a blow as well as caress?
Master Po: Pain and pleasure are like two bells, side by side. And the voice of each makes a trembling in the other.
Kwai Chang Caine: Are pain and pleasure, then, so alike?
Master Po: Are the eyes and the tongue alike? We see the butterfly and an ugly wound. And the same tongue which screams also laughs.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The Ten-Fold Debt
24 November 2009 | by See all my reviews

This is a likable episode complete with quirky characters, poignant flash-backs and even a little period music. Not wanting to spoil anything, the only thing that mars this episode for me is the mixture of feline experiences from death to dropping from high places to spinning in a bucket.

The best thing is undoubtedly the characters, an Irishman with a hot-line to his maker, a wonderful hillbilly Daddy played superbly by Royal Dano (I had no idea who he was until now but he really took quirky to a new level of character acting) and the disabled ferry-crossing matriarch played by Geraldine Brooks. And through all this walks our bemused hero dispensing wisdom, healing and pain in measure each each according to their need.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See one user review »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial