Sky King (1951–1962)

The Giant Eagle 

Sky investigates a series of mysterious payroll robberies, where the police chase the robbers only to see their getaway car mysteriously disappear.


Paul Landres


Curtis Kenyon (original teleplay)


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Episode complete credited cast:
Kirby Grant ... Sky King
Gloria Winters ... Penny King
Ron Hagerthy ... Clipper King
John Alvin ... Judson DeWitt
William Vedder William Vedder ... Harvey Travis
Monte Blue ... Sheriff Hollister
Hugh Prosser Hugh Prosser ... Jim Parsons
Russell Trent Russell Trent ... Deputy Bert Goodwin
Murray Alper ... Nat
Tom Tyler ... Al
Robert Stevenson ... Deputy Sheriff Bob (as Robert Forrest)


The police are baffled - three payroll robberies have occurred in the past month and all three times the criminals have disappeared into thin air. When Sky learns that a local rancher claims that a giant eagle has been spooking his cattle at night, he suspects that the crooks aren't using ground transportation to make their getaway. Written by David Bassler

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Adventure | Western





Release Date:

18 October 1952 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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